ADL Welcomes Presidential Action to Ban LGBT Discrimination in Federal Contracts

New York, NY, July 21, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed President Barack Obama’s action to add sexual orientation and gender identity to the historic executive order which bans discrimination by federal contractors – as well as his executive action to explicitly protect transgender federal employees from discrimination.  ADL has been a longtime…
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Lowell Synagogue Hit by Pro-Palestine Graffiti

In the midst of the escalating situation in Israel, pro-Palestine graffiti was found spray painted in red on the white marble walls of the Montefiore Orthodox Synagogue in the Highlands in Lowell this week. The words “Free Palestine” and “God Bless Gaza” were found spray painted on the walls, as reported to the synagogue by a…
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ADL Board Chair Jeff Robbins Talks to The Boston Herald About Gaza

Former U.S. Delegate to the United Nations Human Rights Commission and ADL New England Regional Board Chair Jeff Robbins sat down with The Boston Herald for a discussion on Gaza and Israel. Listen to his interview, here!     …
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Tell the U.S. and European Union to Reject the Hamas Unity Government Now

The unceasing barrage of rockets and missiles fired on Israeli civilians by Hamas makes clear that the United States and European Union should not work with a Palestinian unity government supported by Hamas, or recognize it in any way….
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North Shore Leadership Award Dinner Honoring Karen Andreas

ADL’s 2014 North Shore Leadership Award Dinner will honor Karen Andreas, Publisher, North of Boston Media Group . Registration is required. For more information, please contact Harryette Katzen 617-406-6375 or…
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Woman of Valor Luncheon Honoring Susan Lewis Solomont

ADL’s 2014 Woman of Valor Luncheon will honor Susan Lewis Solomont, and take place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 31st. Registration is required. For more information, please contact Paula Klein 617-406-6342 or…
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