ADL Condemns Guilford College Hate Crime
Washington, DC, January 25, 2007 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has condemned the reported bias-motivated attack on three Palestinian students at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina.
ADL commends the Greensboro Police Department for the arrests of the alleged perpetrators, and calls upon the university administration to continue its efforts to heal the rifts that have been exposed on campus in the wake of this incident.
The ADL's Washington, DC Regional Office is a leader in the fight against hate crimes throughout the region. The Regional Office was one of the founders of the DC Bias Crimes Task Force, a coalition of police, prosecutors and community organizations combating hate crimes.
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.