ADL Proud Partner in Houses of Worship Security Training

Earlier this week, ADL Pacific Northwest partnered with the Office of the U.S Attorney here, the Department of Justice, FBI, Department of Homeland Security, and local law enforcement, to present a security training for houses of worship. The training was featured in the Seattle Times piece on June 30, 2016: Religious centers try to balance openness with
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Letter to the Editor: BDS Movement is Anti-Semitic

The Seattle Times published a Letter to the Editor from ADL Pacific Northwest Regional Director Hilary Bernstein which underscored an Opinion piece about the BDS movement written by ADL Board Member Linda Clifton, ADL GLI Grad Maxima Patashnik, and Jewish Federation CEO Keith Dvorchik. Hilary wrote in her letter, “BDS is, at its core, anti-Semitic
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Holocaust Education: Examining and Addressing the History of Anti-Semitism

This week, at the request of the Holocaust Center for Humanity’s Powell Holocaust Summer Institute, ADL Regional Director Hilary Bernstein presented “A History of Anti-Semitism” for Holocaust educators from Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. Noting that many students who’ve completed a unit on the Holocaust often remark, “I still don’t get it. Why’d they target
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John Rogers Elementary & No Place for Hate: Words Matter

Guest blog post by Nancy Fisher-Allison, Librarian, John Rogers Elementary School, Seattle Public School’s first No Place for Hate® campus   In early December of 2015, our diverse and close-knit school community experienced an outbreak of hate speech. The trouble erupted in a third-grade classroom, where half of the students were bilingual learners from a
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ADL Glass Leadership Happy Hour

Are you a motivated leader who wants to make a difference? Will you stand up against hate? Do you believe in civil rights and fair treatment for all people?   Then join us for an Anti- Defamation League (ADL) sponsored event to learn how you can be a part of this nationally recognized leadership program!   Participants gain first-hand
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Torch of Liberty Dinner

  Sunday, September 11, 2016: Torch of Liberty Dinner honoring William Goldberg Torch of Liberty Award The Anti-Defamation League Pacific Northwest presents its prestigious Torch of Liberty Award to dynamic and accomplished executives for outstanding achievements in the corporate and philanthropic communities. The award acknowledges the recipients’ dedication to the shared value of promoting diversity
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