ADL Joins New Mexico Organizations Applauding Introduction of Federal Equality Act

ADL joined Equality New Mexico, Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico, ACLU of New Mexico and Southwest Women’s Law Center in applauding the introduction of the Equality Act, comprehensive federal anti-discrimination legislation that explicitly adds sexual orientation and gender identity and expression to federal anti-discrimination laws prohibiting discrimination in the areas of employment, public accommodation,…
Read more ▶

ADL Hails Senate Condemnation of Anti-Semitism in Europe

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded the overwhelming passage of a Senate resolution, which condemns anti-Semitism and urges measures to prevent and combat anti-Semitic attacks and incidents. Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Mark Kirk (R-IL), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and Marco Rubio (R-FL) led the effort with the support of more than half of the Senate —…
Read more ▶


New Mexico Jewish Congregations Attend ADL Security Webinar

In preparation for the High Holidays, congregations across New Mexico participated in “Protecting Your Jewish Institution,” an ADL webinar on best practices for synagogue security. Elise M. Jarvis, ADL Associate Director, Law Enforcement Outreach and Communal Security, spoke from her office in Washington, D.C., and Majors Tim Gonterman and Anthony B. Montaño of the Albuquerque Police…
Read more ▶

High Holiday and SYATP Letter Sent to New Mexico Public School Superintendents

In August, ADL wrote to 89 New Mexico public school superintendents to remind them of the upcoming Jewish High Holidays and encourage mutual respect and reasonable accommodations for students and employees who will be observing the holidays. ADL’s letter also looked ahead to possible “See You at the Pole” (SYATP) prayer activities in September and explained that to stay within constitutional parameters, prayer activities…
Read more ▶


Annual Meeting of the ADL National Commission

SAVE THE DATE – The 2015 Annual Meeting of the ADL National Commission will take place at the Grand Hyatt in Denver on October 15-17, 2015. This will be the first National Commission Meeting led by Jonathan Greenblatt, the new National Director of ADL. Please join ADL National Commissioners, ADL professionals and ADL lay leaders…
Read more ▶