ADL Horrified at Execution-Style Shootings at Oregon College

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed shock and horror at the execution-style killing of at least nine students and the wounding of nine others in a college classroom at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. While the suspected gunman’s motives remain unclear, the League said reports he may have singled out Christian students for execution…
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White Supremacists Counter-Protest in Olympia

Following the police shooting of  two black men in May, community demonstrations calling for police accountability and racial equality were met with counter-protests by white supremacists. Andy Hobbs with The Olympian called Hilary Bernstein, Regional Director for the ADL Pacific Northwest to ask why these hate groups would demonstrate in support of local police. The role of…
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ADL launched 50 States Against Hate, a new campaign for tougher hate crime laws all across the country….
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Voting Rights Act

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act (VRA), one of the most important and effective pieces of civil rights legislation ever passed. Its success in eliminating discriminatory barriers to voting and advancing equal political participation at all levels of government is undeniable. However, in 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court struck…
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Confronting Extremism: The State of Hate Today

ADL Pacific Northwest is proudly co-sponsoring with the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education: Confronting Extremism: The State of Hate Today The event will feature a film screening of the 2014 film, HATE , followed by a conversation with the director and other guest speakers. Check out all the details on the OJMCHE website, and buy your…
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ADL Annual Dinner Unique & United

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 6:30pm Keynote Speaker: ADL National Director Jonathan Greenblatt Great Hall at Union Station   Unique Organization: The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was founded in 1913 “to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all.” Now the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL…
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