The Dobbs Decision – A Message from ADL Regional Director Scott Levin

Today, the Supreme Court announced its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overturning the longstanding precedent set by Roe v. Wade affirming the constitutional right to abortion. I am proud that ADL joined 72 other organizations in an amicus brief urging that Mississippi’s anti-abortion law be found unconstitutional. At the same time, I am devastated that we lost and the Court has

Registration open for 2022 Civil Rights Awards Reception

  The ADL Mountain States Region’s annual Civil Rights Awards Reception will return this year after a pandemic pause. The event will take place from 5:30-7 p.m. Wed., Aug. 24 at the Cable Center in Denver. The honorees are Colorado State Representative Dafna Michaelson Jenet and Julie Reiskin, Executive Director of the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition. For more information and registration

ADL Welcomes Susan Brody as Mountain States Board Chair and Thanks Outgoing Chair Elisa Moran; Eleven New Regional Board Members Installed at Annual Meeting on June 9  

    ADL is pleased to announce that Susan Brody, ADL Mountain States Regional Board Member and National Commissioner, was installed as Regional Board Chair on June 9 at the organization’s annual meeting. Brody succeeds Elisa Moran in the role, following the completion of Moran’s two-year term.  In her remarks at the event, Ms. Brody shared her deep commitment to

Help Stop Hate: Take the CO Hate Crime Survey Today

  The ADL Mountain States Region, as a member of Hate Free Colorado, is conducting a survey to better understand hate crimes and bias-motivated incidents in Colorado. The results will be used to develop the most effective response and prevention strategies to combat hate crimes. Please take the 10-question survey by clicking here. For Spanish click here. If you do not

ADL Audit Finds Antisemitic Incidents Reached All-Time High in 2021

                       ADL AUDIT FINDS ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS REACHED ALL-TIME HIGH IN 2021   Incidents targeting Jews in CO, NM, WY surged 49 percent to highest level reported in more than a decade; incidents nationwide increased 34 percent year over year   Denver, CO, April 26, 2022 … Antisemitic incidents in the Mountain States Region surged in 2021 mirroring a nationwide trend

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ADL Expresses Grief and Concern Regarding Potentially Linked Murders of Muslim Men in Albuquerque  

Denver, CO, August 5, 2022 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Mountain States Region expressed grief and deep concern over reports that three separate murders of Muslim men in Albuquerque could be related, according to multiple media reports and law enforcement officials.     “We are outraged and appalled by reports that three murders of Albuquerque Muslim men may be related

Buffalo Shooter Kills 10; Espouses Racist and Antisemitic Beliefs

JEWISHcolorado, ADL Condemn Horrific Attack   (DENVER) – JEWISHcolorado, the ADL Mountain States Region, and the Jewish Community Relations Council stand with the community of Buffalo, New York where ten people have been murdered and three others injured at a grocery store in what authorities are calling an act of “racially motivated violent extremism.” According to news reports, 13 people

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What’s New in ADL EDU?

As summer continues, we hope that you have had time to relax and rejuvenate. With time at home, many of us – and our students – are watching the news, and there’s a lot to process. Here are some new ADL resources to help you have those important conversations.   What Will Happen to Abortion Rights Now that Roe v.

Join the No Place for Hate® Movement This Year!

  The 2022-2023 school year is here and so is ADL’s No Place for Hate Initiative! More than 40 schools have already registered to be No Place for Hate schools for the upcoming 2022-23 school years, and we invite you to join us today! Visit www.adl.org/mountainstates/noplaceforhate to learn how ADL partners with schools and works together with students and staff to challenge

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Registration open for 2022 Civil Rights Awards Reception

  The ADL Mountain States Region’s annual Civil Rights Awards Reception will return this year after a pandemic pause. The event will take place from 5:30-7 p.m. Wed., Aug. 24 at the Cable Center in Denver. The honorees are Colorado State Representative Dafna Michaelson Jenet and Julie Reiskin, Executive Director of the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition. For more information and registration

June 9 at 7 PM: Join the ADL Mountain States Region for the 2022 ADL Annual Meeting!

  The community is cordially invited to join the ADL Mountain States Region for the 2022 Annual Meeting. The free event will be held on June 9, 2022 at 7:00 pm with both in-person and remote options. The in-person event will take place at Temple Emanuel, 51 Grape Street, Denver, CO and will be followed by a dessert reception.  If