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Colorado’s legislative session winds down with unfinished business

As the 2018 Colorado legislative session comes to an end on Wednesday, May 9, one big issue remains unresolved:  the reauthorization of the Colorado Civil Rights Division. The Colorado Civil Rights Division (CCRD) protects all Coloradans from discrimination in housing, employment and public spaces. The agency was established in 1951, with the support of ADL. Colorado was the third state

ADL mobilizes to save the Colorado Civil Rights Division

As the 2018 Colorado legislative session enters its final month, the Anti-Defamation League Mountain States Region is working with lawmakers, coalition partners and supporters to preserve the Colorado Civil Rights Division. A bill to reauthorize the agency that is responsible for enforcing the state’s anti-discrimination laws is making its way through the Colorado Senate despite attempts to withhold funding and

Registration Now Open for 2018 Civil Rights Awards Reception  

  Registration is now open for the Anti-Defamation League Mountain States Region’s 2018 Civil Rights Awards Reception. The event will take place from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 in Mitchell Hall at the Denver Botanic Gardens. Tickets, sponsorship packages and tributes may be purchased online at www.adl.org/civilrights2018. The honorees are Lauren Y. Casteel, Stan Garnett and Governor Ralph

Andrew Feinstein, Elaine Gantz Berman and Dr. Stephen Berman Honored at ADL’s Ignite! Torch of Liberty Dinner

  On November 29, over 500 people joined the Anti-Defamation League’s Mountain States Regional Office in the Seawell Ballroom at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts to honor Andrew Feinstein, Elaine Gantz Berman and Dr. Stephen Berman.  The theme of the evening- “Ignite!” – highlighted the role of the performing arts in social justice movements. Performances throughout the night

Apply to Become a Robert B. Sturm Mountain States Leadership Fellow!

  The 2016-2017 Robert B. Sturm Mountain States Leadership Fellows Program year reached its exciting conclusion with a festive graduation ceremony held on June 21, 2017 at the law offices of Greenberg Traurig. Regional Director Scott L. Levin offered the keynote presentation. The Fellows had an opportunity to explore what leadership means to them, and most importantly, to begin identifying