In the News: Sidewalk Swastika in West Seattle

Owners of a West Seattle furniture store contacted ADL regarding a swastika drawn on the sidewalk in front of their business. ADL provided expert advice and positive support to the business owners, encouraging them to photograph the image and contact local police to make a report before erasing the graffiti. The West Seattle Blog alerted…
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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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Washington State House Bill 2306: Prohibiting the Use of the Term “Redskins”

Today ADL Pacific Northwest wrote to Washington State Representative Santos and members of the House Education Committee to support House Bill 2306. House Bill 2306 will promote equal protection for students in the state of Washington, specifically providing greater protections for the Native American community.   Once used to describe Native American scalps sold for…
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ADL Pacific Northwest Launches Faith in Action Blog Series

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Pacific Northwest is proud to launch its first blog series, Faith in Action. The ADL was founded in 1913 “to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all.” Today, as one of the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism and…
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