Press Releases

ADL States Opposition to Douglas County Voucher Program

Denver, CO, December 10, 2014…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) joined a coalition in filing an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief in opposition to the proposed Douglas County School District school voucher program that was heard today before the Colorado Supreme Court. The coalition argued that the voucher program diverts tax dollars from public schools to private religious schools, violating

Gerald M. Quiat Delegates Attend Anti-Defamation League National Youth Leadership Mission; Colorado Students Equipped With An “Action Plan” to Confront Hate

  L-R: ADL Regional Board Member and National Commission Member Melinda Quiat, ADL Education Project Director Tara Raju, Sydney Tinker Quynn, Sophia Grossman, Adrianna Soto-Confer, Jessica Bae, ADL National Director Abraham Foxman, ADL National Chair Barry Curtiss-Lusher, Eric Sallinger, Andrew Pfefer, Allison Willey, Beth Siyoum, Naahile Abdo, Alexis Sorenson and ADL Facilitator and chaperone Malcolm Laster Denver, CO, October 31,

ADL Welcomes Attorney General’s Action to Allow Same-Sex Marriages in Colorado

  DENVER, CO, October 6, 2014….. The Anti-Defamation League welcomes Colorado Attorney General John Suther’s decision to expedite the process of allowing same-sex couples to marry in Colorado after the Supreme Court issued its ruling this morning allowing decisions in favor of marriage equality to remain untouched. Scott L. Levin, ADL Mountain States Regional Director, issued the following statement:  

ADL Condemns Anti-Semitic Graffiti at Boulder Jewish Community Center

DENVER, CO, September 19, 2014….. Responding to reports of anti-Semitic and anti-Israel graffiti found on the property of the Boulder Jewish Community Center, Scott L. Levin, ADL Mountain States Regional Director, issued the following statement:   The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) condemns the hateful graffiti found at the Boulder Jewish Community Center, especially so close to Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New

Neil Oberfeld Named Chair of ADL’s Mountain States Regional Board; Nine New Board Members Installed at Annual Meeting on June 10, 2014

Denver, CO, June 16, 2014 …The Mountain States Region of the Anti-Defamation League announced that Neil Oberfeld was named Regional Board Chair at ADL’s annual meeting on June 10, 2014.  He succeeds Andrea Shpall following the completion of her two-year term. Oberfeld first joined ADL’s Mountain States Regional Board in 1991, and has been recognized by ADL nationally with the