July 23, 2015

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,…
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June 5, 2015

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 —…
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April 19, 2015

In a front-page story in the Sunday edition of the Albuquerque Journal on April 19, 2015, reporter Mark Oswald took a close look at an anti-Semitic incident, exploring the difference between criticism of Israel and anti-Semitism. A sign at a political protest in Santa Fe on July 23, 2014 used symbols and words comparing Israel…
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March 31, 2015

On March 31, the Albuquerque Journal featured ADL’s annual survey of anti-Semitic incidents for 2014, including four incidents in New Mexico. The survey showed an increase of 21% over the preceding year. ADL New Mexico’s Regional Director praised New Mexico media, law enforcement and communities for speaking out against anti-Semitism and bias. Click here to…
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