June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley’s announcement that it is time for the Confederate flag to be removed from the State Capitol grounds. In response to last week’s vicious attack against congregants of Emanuel AME Church, the governor stated that she would use her authority to call a special session of the state legislature for the purpose of passing a bill to remove the flag….
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ATLANTA, GA, June 22, 2015…..Responding to reports that the Colorado Springs chapter of the Infidels Motorcycle Club has distributed flyers advertising an anti-Ramadan barbecue including a pig roast “in defiance of the Islamic holiday of Ramadan” at and around Fort Carson Army Base in El Paso County, Colorado, Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Regional Director Mark Moskowitz…
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June 18, 2015

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed horror and profound sorrow at the tragic murder of nine parishioners during a prayer meeting at the historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. According to ADL’s Center on Extremism, the suspect in the shootings, identified as 21-year-old Dylann Storm Roof, may have white supremacist leanings.  A photo…
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March 26, 2015

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama, which sent the case about Alabama’s 2012 redistricting plan back to the lower courts for further consideration and clarified the standards for how states can consider race in drawing district lines. …
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