February 11, 2016

  “Utah law enforcement agencies have reported 1,279 hate crimes to the state’s Department of Public Safety in the last 20 years, but none of the perpetrators has been prosecuted under the existing anemic hate crime law. At long last, Utahns deserve meaningful and effective hate crime protections…” Read our full letter: http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/3518909-155/letter-hate-crimes-bill-would-protect-all…
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February 1, 2016

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed the introduction of a bill (SB 107) to extend, strengthen, and clarify hate crimes protections and criminal identification reporting for all Utahns. ADL urged swift passage of the bill and called on Governor Gary Herbert to sign it into law. “SB 107 provides critical protection for all Utahns and…
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December 31, 2015

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed growing concern about a recent spate of anti-Muslim incidents in Northern California — including harassment in Castro Valley, arson in Tracy, and threats of violence in Richmond — part of a larger trend documented across the country in recent weeks. Seth Brysk, ADL’s Central Pacific Regional Director, issued the following…
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paris-solidarity-700-2015-c November 14, 2015

New York, NY, November 14, 2015 …   The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed shock and horror at the wave of coordinated terrorist attacks across Paris, which reportedly has claimed the lives of at least 130 people and injured another 180. Terrorists with guns, bombs and suicide vests stormed at least six sites across Paris, including…
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