ADL Honored By Colorado House of Representatives
Denver, April 21, 2005 ... The Colorado House of Representatives today honored the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) for its "tireless work" over the past 92 years fighting hatred and bigotry. Rep. Alice Borodkin sponsored the tribute, and presented a plaque to ADL Mountain States Regional Director Bruce H. DeBoskey, Associate Director Joyce Rubin and Regional Board Chair Marvin Levy on the floor of the House of Representatives, reading:
"The Colorado House of Representatives pays tribute to the efforts and tireless work of the Anti-Defamation League and their continued fight against anti-Semitism, racism, and all forms of bigotry. Since 1913 the Anti-Defamation League has worked through various conduits including education, legislation, and advocacy to fight all manner of discrimination. The ADL scrutinizes and exposes extremist hate groups through educational programs in order to dispel stereotypes and foster respect for diversity. In recognition of their service to all citizens, the members of the Colorado House of Representatives extend sincere appreciation to the Anti-Defamation League."
The Anti-Defamation League, founded in 1913, is the world's leading organization fighting anti-Semitism through programs and services that counteract hatred, prejudice and bigotry.