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ADL Cosponsors Community Briefing on Palestinian Statehood Proposal at United Nations

The Anti-Defamation League, along with several other community organizations, sponsored a community briefing on September 25, 2011 regarding the prospects for peace in light of the unilateral Palestinian initiative to have the United Nations declare a Palestinian state. ADL Regional Director Scott Levin was a featured speaker before the over 300 people in attendance.  In addition to explaining the reasons

Boulder County to honor ADL Community Director Amy Stein

Amy M. Stein, Community Director of ADL’s Boulder Office, will receive a 2011 Multicultural Award from Boulder County’s Community Action Programs on Thursday, October 6 at an evening banquet in Longmont. The Multicultural Awards banquet, the first in the County to recognize the accomplishments of people of color, is now in its 23rd year of honoring leaders from diverse backgrounds

USAFA Basic Cadets Receive Training on Religious Respect

For the second consecutive year, basic cadets entering the United States Air Force Academy received training on religious respect and the First Amendment. New this year was a session at which cadets discussed scenarios drawn from real-life examples, offering them the opportunity to explore issues of religious accommodation, confronting stereotypes, and creating a culture of religious respect. The curriculum was

Former Regional Director Bruce DeBoskey to Receive Ally Award for LGBT Advocacy

One Colorado Education Fund, an organization working to secure and protect equality and opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families, will honor Bruce DeBoskey, former Mountain States Regional Director, with its “Ally Award” on August 20. During his tenure at ADL from 2002 to 2010, DeBoskey worked to end discrimination and bigotry against LGBT community members

Regional Director Scott Levin Joins Abe Foxman in Israel

Regional Director Scott Levin joined with ADL National Director Abe Foxman, key lay leaders and national staff, for a week long trip to Israel.  This was Levin’s first trip to Israel and he found it a very meaningful experience.  Participants in the trip met with Israeli government officials, including Tsipi Livni (Head of the Kadima Party), Danny Ayalon (Deputy Minister