May 10, 2016






New Orleans, LA, May 6, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is pleased to announce a broad coalition of local organizations in Louisiana that have agreed to join as coalition partners in ADL’s 50 States Against Hate initiative. ADL’s 50 States Against Hate is a nation-wide initiative involving a wide-range of national coalition partners that
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May 2, 2016






New Orleans, LA, May 2, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) opposes HB953, the “Blue Lives Matters” bill that would add categories for Law Enforcement into the Louisiana Hate Crimes Statute. ADL is proud of its close work with law enforcement, including training more law enforcement officers than any other non-profit organization nation-wide.  ADL strongly
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April 13, 2016






New Orleans, LA, April 13, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed Governor John Bel Edwards signing an Executive Order barring discrimination against LGBT people, who are employees of the state or state contractors. Allison Padilla-Goodman, ADL Regional Director, issued the following statement: We applaud Governor Edwards’ decision to be on the right side
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April 1, 2016






ADL TO GOVERNOR BRYANT: VETO LEGISLATION CONDONING DISCRIMINATION The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today urged Governor Bryant to veto House Bill 1523, Mississippi’s “Protecting Freedom of Conscience from Government Discrimination Act” (“HB 1523”). As an ardent supporter of religious liberty, ADL explained to Governor Bryant that while HB 1523 alleges to be a religious freedom law, in
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