ADL Condemns Onalaska ISD Superintendent’s Facebook Post and Recommends Apology

Houston, TX, September 18, 2018…ADL today condemned a reported racist Facebook post by Lynn Redden, superintendent of the Onalaska Independent School District, criticizing Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.  Redden’s post said, “When you need precision decision making, you can’t count on a Black quarterback.” “The Facebook post by Onalaska Superintendent Lynn Redden is racist, abhorrent, repugnant, and grossly inconsistent with the

ADL Welcomes Guilty Verdict in Mosque Burning Case

Houston, TX, July 17, 2018…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) welcomes the guilty verdict and conviction of a hate crime in the arson of a mosque in Victoria.  A federal jury found Marq Vincent Perez guilty of setting fire to the Victoria Islamic Center on January 28, 2017.  Perez faces up to 20 years in federal prison for destroying a religious place