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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Letter to Editor: Mayor’s Israel Trip Doesn’t Negate Other Issues in the Middle East

The Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Northwest Regional Director, Hilary Bernstein, wrote a Letter to the Editor in response to Richard Silverstein’s guest column against Israel’s proud record on LQBTQ issues [“Murray, don’t ‘pinkwash’ Israel," Opinion, June 4]. Read the full Letter to the Editor. Source: Seattle Times URL:…
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In the aftermath of the Charleston shooting by a suspect seemingly influenced and radicalized by online hate propaganda, ADL issued a comprehensive report looking at the state of white supremacy in the United States in 2015….
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King County Voters’ Pamphlet Contains Offensive Anti-Semitic Language

The recent King County Voters Pamphlet, mailed to households throughout King County in advance of the August 2015 election, includes one candidate’s official statement replete with offensive references to Jews as “enemies” and outrageous comments about a “Jewish Mafia” in Seattle. The candidate is running for a seat on the Seattle School Board. Hilary Bernstein,…
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Mayor Murray Speaks About His Trip to Israel

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray just got back from a trip to Israel! He met with Israelis and Palestinians both and visited Jerusalem, Be’er Sheva, Ramallah and Tel Aviv. Come see Mayor Murray discuss his impressions from the trip to on August 12th at 6:30 at Temple De Hirsch Sinai! There will be plenty of time…
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