2014 le mission November 18, 2014

(Boston, MA) November 18, 2014 – A delegation of Massachusetts law enforcement executives met with their counterparts in the Israel national police last week during a weeklong ADL counterterrorism seminar in Israel. The training curriculum included high-level briefings on the operational response to terrorism, border and airport security, maintaining safety and access to holy sites,…
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November 14, 2014

(Boston, MA) November 14, 2014 – The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today condemned a series of anti-Semitic graffiti at Emerson College.  Robert O. Trestan, ADL New England Regional Director, issued the following statement: We condemn these disturbing acts of hate that have impacted Emerson College for the past two weeks. Hate filled graffiti sprees are intended…
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October 31, 2014

This week we celebrate the fifth anniversary of the signing of the most important, comprehensive, and inclusive hate crime enforcement law enacted in the past 40 years — the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act (HCPA). Five years after its enactment and more than a decade after the brutal murders of…
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wov honorees

(Boston, MA) October 31, 2014 – The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) New England Region honored Susan Lewis Solomont with the Women of Valor Award this afternoon at the annual luncheon at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Boston, MA. A former ADL New England Board Member, Susan has been an avid civic leader both in the greater…
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