April 16, 2015

Washington, DC, April 16, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today commended the Montgomery County Police Department and the Gaithersburg Police Department for the arrest in connection with the April 7 vandalism of the Shaare Torah Synagogue in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Tami Cohen, ADL’s Washington, DC Assistant Regional Director, issued the following statement: “We commend the…
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April 8, 2015

Washington, DC, April 8, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) decried the vandalism of a synagogue in Gaithersburg, Maryland, which was discovered Tuesday morning.  Congregation Shaare Torah’s exterior was spray-painted with swastikas and the words “KKK” and “Hitler.”  The incident coincided with the middle of Passover, a Jewish holiday. David C. Friedman, ADL’s Washington, DC…
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April 2, 2015

Washington, DC, April 2, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was deeply disturbed by the discovery of a noose hanging on a tree outside Duke University’s student center early Wednesday morning. David C. Friedman, ADL’s Washington, DC Regional Director, issued the following statement: “ADL is deeply disturbed by the discovery of a noose on Duke…
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March 31, 2015

Washington, DC, March 31, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) expressed deep concern regarding the decision of the Virginia State Bar (VSB) to cancel its Midyear Legal Seminar in Jerusalem, Israel based on what President Kevin E. Martingayle characterized as “unacceptable discriminatory policies and practices pertaining to border security that affect travelers to the nation.”…
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