ADL February 10, 2016

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 February 3, 2016

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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ADL February 2, 2016

Today ADL Pacific Northwest wrote to Idaho Senators Cherie Buckner-Webb and Grant Burgoyne to express our support for Senate Bill 1196, which seeks to ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity in the state of Idaho.   Senators Buckner-Webb and Burgoyne’s sponsored Senate Bill 1196 will be a significant step forward…
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ADL January 27, 2016

The Anti-Defamation League of the Pacific Northwest wrote to the Washington state Senate Committee on Commerce & Labor this week in opposition to Senate Bill 6443, an act that will undermine the progress the state has made in providing equal protection of transgender people. SB 6443 takes away existing anti-discrimination protections by repealing the current…
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