ADL Commends Law Enforcement for Arrest of White Supremacist Accused of Plotting Attack Against Colorado Synagogue
Denver, CO, November 4, 2019 … ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) commended law enforcement for taking swift action in arresting a 27-year-old man for allegedly plotting to bomb a Pueblo, CO, synagogue and spreading white supremacist views that encouraged acts of violence against Jews and Latinxs. According to the federal affidavit, Richard Holzer allegedly met undercover agents Friday at a motel,
Police and school officials are investigating an incident involving Cherry Creek High School students who reportedly circulated a photo on social media sporting an anti-Semitic caption. ADL Mountain States Regional Director Scott Levin has spoken with school officials, parents and media about the incident. Levin told 9News: The picture was brought to my attention by a parent of a
On November 1, 2019, FBI agents arrested white supremacist Richard Holzer for allegedly plotting to bomb a Pueblo, Colorado, synagogue. Holzer also encouraged acts of violence against Jews and the Latinx community. ADL’s Center on Extremism has been aware of Holzer’s activities for several years and has shared information with law enforcement on several occasions (unrelated with this case), citing
ADL’s Mountain States Region is thrilled to introduce Jordan Alvillar, who joins the team this week as Associate Director of Development. How did you first become involved in ADL? How are you involved now? Through volunteer work, I was able to connect with the wonderful Dafna Michaelson Jenet, who is an ADL supporter and a member of the
Join ADL for the 2020 Civil Rights Awards Reception, honoring Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network (RMIAN) and Emma Shinn, Esq., Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Colorado Name Change Project. More information coming soon! For sponsorship opportunities, contact ADL Associate Director of Development Jordan Alvillar at email@example.com or 303-830-7177.
Join ADL for a free insider briefing featuring ADL Deputy National Director Kenneth Jacobson. Ken joined ADL in 1971 and is its longest serving professional. He has written and spoken extensively on many areas of expertise including anti-Semitism, Israel, international affairs and civil rights.
Co-sponsored by JCC Albuquerque and the Jewish Federation of New Mexico. Registration is required for this free event. A dessert reception will follow the program.