News and updates about ADL

Complaint:

'Virulent wave of antisemitism' in Philadelphia schools

Anti-Defamation League files Title VI complaint against School District of Philadelphia, charging severe climate of antisemitic bullying and harassment.

'Virulent wave of antisemitism' in Philadelphia schools

Indiana:

Self-identified Nazi sent to prison for threats to Jews

An Indiana man who identified himself as a Nazi will serve time in federal prison after pleading guilty to calling ADL offices and leaving voicemails where he threatened to assault and kill Jewish people.

Self-identified Nazi sent to prison for threats to Jews

'No place for political violence'

Jewish groups condemn assassination attempt on Trump

Jewish organizations from across the spectrum condemn the assassination attempt on former US President during a rally in Pennsylvania.

Jewish groups condemn assassination attempt on Trump

A legend for Jewish advocacy fell into a hole it dug for itself

The Anti-Defamation League can’t be trusted, declares Wiki.

A legend for Jewish advocacy fell into a hole it dug for itself

Jewish groups to Wikipedia:

Declaring ADL untrustworthy makes Jews more vulnerable

Wikipedia’s operator rebuffs Jewish groups’ call to override editors on ADL trustworthiness.

Declaring ADL untrustworthy makes Jews more vulnerable

Wikipedia: ADL 'generally unreliable' for antisemitism data

ADL faces Wikipedia ban over reliability concerns on Israel, antisemitism.

Wikipedia: ADL 'generally unreliable' for antisemitism data

ADL calls for anti-mask laws to combat antisemites in New York

Following rise in antisemitic incidents in New York, ADL calls for revival of anti-mask laws that were used against the KKK before being repealed during the COVID pandemic.

ADL calls for anti-mask laws to combat antisemites in New York

ADL accuses Jewish Voice for Peace of violating election laws

Anti-Defamation League files complaint with FEC against Jewish Voice for Peace Action PAC for only spending 2% of funds on candidates, accepting donations in excess of legal limits.

ADL accuses Jewish Voice for Peace of violating election laws

Former MLB star honored for standing up against antisemitism

Former MLB star Kevin Youkilis honored for his advocacy for standing up against antisemitism at a time when it is surging across the US.

Former MLB star honored for standing up against antisemitism

Annual antisemitism report:

Global antisemitism spikes by dozens of percent points

The report by the ADL and Tel Aviv University notes that while the bulk of the antisemitic incidents followed Oct. 7th, most locations saw a rise in such incidents in the first nine months of the year as well.

Global antisemitism spikes by dozens of percent points

ADL head:

Ilhan Omar's claim Jewish students 'pro-genocide' a blood libel

Anti-Defamation League (ADL) CEO Jonathan Greenblatt condemns Squad member's claim Jewish students shouldn't face antisemitism even if they are 'pro-genocide.'

Ilhan Omar's claim Jewish students 'pro-genocide' a blood libel

Anti-Defamation League:

New Record in antisemitic incidents in the US

A massive spike was recorded after the events of October 7; the number of campus incidents tripled, threats to blow up Jewish institutions increased tenfold.

New Record in antisemitic incidents in the US

ADL: Colleges and universities failing to fight antisemitism

Anti-Defamation League releases 'report card' on efforts to fight antisemitism on campus, says most schools still not doing the basics to protect Jewish students

ADL: Colleges and universities failing to fight antisemitism

US lawmakers introduce bill to combat domestic antisemitism

ADL praises bipartisan Countering Antisemitism Act, introduced in wake of 337% rise in antisemitic incidents following October 7, as 'historic.'

US lawmakers introduce bill to combat domestic antisemitism

US white supremacist propaganda hit historic high in 2023

ADL reports national average of 20 incidents per day; 30 percent increase in antisemitic propaganda.

US white supremacist propaganda hit historic high in 2023

ADL unveils:

New online antisemitism course for teens

Four-part digital learning experience unravels complexities of antisemitism, helps students to identify and challenge bias.

New online antisemitism course for teens

Jared Kushner at ADL conference:

Donald Trump is not an antisemite

ADL chief defends honoring Jared Kushner, acknowledges blowback at annual summit.

Donald Trump is not an antisemite

Survey shows:

More millennials agree with antisemitic tropes

One third of Americans are reluctant to vote for a pro-Israel politician, ADL survey finds.

More millennials agree with antisemitic tropes

Antisemitic skunk flyers posted at Columbia U

Antisemitism watchdogs say flyers comparing Israelis to skunks reminiscent of Nazi dehumanization of Jews

Antisemitic skunk flyers posted at Columbia U

ADL and Jewish Agency partner to fight Antisemitism

ADL will support the Jewish Agency’s emissaries, with programs and training sessions about antisemitism to support their work with Jewish communities throughout the US.

ADL and Jewish Agency partner to fight Antisemitism

Report:

Antisemitism 4x higher than same period last year

Antisemitic incidents have ‘skyrocketed’ in the United States post-Oct. 7, ADL reports.

Antisemitism 4x higher than same period last year

In light of Israel-Hamas war:

FBI warns of heightened risk of lone actor violence in December

FBI, DHS warning comes as ADL reveals antisemitic incidents rose 337% to highest levels ever recorded following October 7.

FBI warns of heightened risk of lone actor violence in December

ADL:

Almost 3/4 of Jewish college students experienced antisemitism

More Jewish students report experiencing antisemitic incidents since October 7 than in their entire college careers before the massacre.

Almost 3/4 of Jewish college students experienced antisemitism

The Epiphany

Jews on the left are now scrambling to do damage control. Opinion.

The Epiphany

Concerning data:

Antisemitic incidents in US up nearly 400% since war began

The ADL recorded a total of 312 antisemitic incidents between October 7th and 23rd, 2023, 190 of which were directly linked to the war.

Antisemitic incidents in US up nearly 400% since war began

The ADL has failed American Jews

The fruits of ADL’s failed policy are playing out in real time on American streets and college campuses this week.Opinion.

The ADL has failed American Jews

ADL:

Wave of antisemitic incidents in wake of war

Hamas supporters and other antisemitic activists have threatened and targeted Jewish and Israeli individuals and institutions worldwide.

Wave of antisemitic incidents in wake of war

After tiff with Musk:

ADL resumes advertising on X

ADL will resume advertising on the platform formerly called Twitter after Musk's recent campaign against the organization.

ADL resumes advertising on X

Peruvian arrested for bomb threats against synagogues

Eddie Nunez Santos made more than 150 threats, mostly by email, against synagogues, hospitals, school districts, and other institutions.

Peruvian arrested for bomb threats against synagogues

Over 120 Jewish activists urge app stores to drop X

In a letter, more than 120 Jewish activists call on advertisers and app stores to drop Twitter/X.

Over 120 Jewish activists urge app stores to drop X

ADL CEO:

'Adidas CEO apologized for misstatement on Kanye West'

Head of Anti-Defamation League says Adidas CEO Bjorn Gulden apologized for remarks suggesting Kanye West regretted his antisemitic comments.

'Adidas CEO apologized for misstatement on Kanye West'

Netanyahu to meet Elon Musk next week

Israeli PM to meet X CEO in San Fransisco on Monday as Musk is embroiled in fight with the ADL.

Netanyahu to meet Elon Musk next week

UN Human Rights Commissioner blasts Musk's campaign against ADL

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights urges online platforms such as X to do more to battle hate speech.

UN Human Rights Commissioner blasts Musk's campaign against ADL

ADL: 665 anti-Israel incidents on campus in past year

A new report shows that for some campuses, being anti-Israel is a retirement to fit in.

ADL: 665 anti-Israel incidents on campus in past year

Royal Spanish Academy causes outrage with definition of Jew

A complaint from the Simon Wiesenthal Center claims that ''the phrasing used is a tradition of antisemitism dating back to King Ferdinand.''

Royal Spanish Academy causes outrage with definition of Jew

Musk vs. Greenblatt is the unspeakable vs. the uneatable

Taking sides in this contest reflects the deep moral confusion of the West. This is not a fight in which Jews can properly pick a side.Op-ed

Musk vs. Greenblatt is the unspeakable vs. the uneatable

ADL responds to Musk:

'Disturbing that he engaged with a toxic antisemitic campaign'

ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt comments on Elon Musk’s campaign against his organization.

'Disturbing that he engaged with a toxic antisemitic campaign'

Elon Musk threatens lawsuit against ADL

X owner threatens to file defamation lawsuit against Anti-Defamation League, blames the organization for lost ad revenue.

Elon Musk threatens lawsuit against ADL

Elon Musk suggests holding poll to determine whether to ban ADL

Elon Musk is amplifying a self-declared antisemite’s call to ban the ADL from X.

Elon Musk suggests holding poll to determine whether to ban ADL

ADL to TMZ:

Maestro: Bradley Cooper’s Leonard Bernstein nose not antisemitic

Depiction of Leonard Bernstein doesn't 'harm or denigrate the Jewish community,' American Jewish Committee says.

Maestro: Bradley Cooper’s Leonard Bernstein nose not antisemitic

ADL calls on Jerusalem Mayor to condemn anti-Christian attacks

ADL Israel branch CEO Carole Nuriel asked Mayor Moshe Lion to condemn attacks on Christians in the city by a small group of Jews.

ADL calls on Jerusalem Mayor to condemn anti-Christian attacks

ADL teams with Jewish frat to tackle antisemitism on campus

Civil rights group announces partnership with Alpha Epsilon Pi to combat antisemitism at universities.

ADL teams with Jewish frat to tackle antisemitism on campus

'All the people with antisemitic views didn't go away'

ADL CEO: The British Green Party is looking like the next hub of antisemitism in British politics.

'All the people with antisemitic views didn't go away'

Online hate & harassment reaches record highs, ADL survey finds

Teens experience high rates of harassment; 80% of Jewish respondents likely to worry about being harassed for their religion, survey shows.

Online hate & harassment reaches record highs, ADL survey finds

ADL calls on US workplaces to adopt pledge to fight antisemitism

ADL calls for adoption of pledge to fight antisemitism, promises to report on practices to prevent antisemitism in the workplace.

ADL calls on US workplaces to adopt pledge to fight antisemitism

ADL: Antisemitic stereotypes deeply entrenched across Europe

Survey finds one in four residents of European countries harbor extensive anti-Jewish attitudes.

ADL: Antisemitic stereotypes deeply entrenched across Europe

ADL: Far-right enabling rising antisemitism in Massachusetts

Report by ADL Center on Extremism finds far-right propaganda fueling increase in hate incidents.

ADL: Far-right enabling rising antisemitism in Massachusetts

Soros Controversy:

Musk slams the ADL, comes under fire from Israeli Foreign Min.

Israeli Foreign Ministry and ADL take aim at Elon Musk's comments on George Soros; Musk fires back at ADL: You're the Defamation League.

Musk slams the ADL, comes under fire from Israeli Foreign Min.

ADL finds Americans worried emerging AI tech could increase hate

Majority of those surveyed call for strong regulations and transparency to prevent misuse of generative artificial intelligence tools.

ADL finds Americans worried emerging AI tech could increase hate

ADL warns of growing antisemitism in California

ADL report finds California is home to dangerous levels of antisemitism, second only to New York.

ADL warns of growing antisemitism in California

ADL survey:

Americans exposed to anti-Jewish rhetoric from popular culture

Study finds that anti-Jewish comments influencing Americans frequently coming from popular culture and politicians.

Americans exposed to anti-Jewish rhetoric from popular culture

Tucker Carlson’s fall isn’t so good for the Jews

He took many questionable stands. But those who rightly see woke DEI ideology as a threat to Jewish life aren’t cheering his ouster, Op-ed.

Tucker Carlson’s fall isn’t so good for the Jews

ADL hires FBI veteran to expand law enforcement programs

Former FBI officer previously served agency in Israel for 11 years.

ADL hires FBI veteran to expand law enforcement programs

ADL cheers Tucker Carlson’s ouster at Fox News

'It's about time,' ADL CEO says of Tucker Carlson firing.

ADL cheers Tucker Carlson’s ouster at Fox News

ADL unveils online hub to counter Holocaust denial

New tool debunks key components of antisemitic conspiracy theories, provides details on Holocaust deniers.

ADL unveils online hub to counter Holocaust denial

ADL urges expansion of Holocaust education to all US states

LearnToNeverForget project calls for adoption of state and local Holocaust education legislation.

ADL urges expansion of Holocaust education to all US states

ADL: Social media platforms failing to remove Holocaust denial

Ten most popular social media and game platforms receive low or failing grades in the Anti-Defamation League's Holocaust denial report card.

ADL: Social media platforms failing to remove Holocaust denial

Connecticut:

Senator calls for more federal funds to combat antisemitism

With antisemitism doubling in the state over the last year, local leaders are demanding the federal government come up with a plan.

Senator calls for more federal funds to combat antisemitism

US Jewish organizations welcome suspension of judicial reform

US Jewish organizations respond to Netanyahu's announcement on suspension of judicial reform: Use this time to build a consensus.

US Jewish organizations welcome suspension of judicial reform

ADL under fire for partnership with the UAE

Acknowledging ‘reputational risk,’ ADL chief defends partnership with undemocratic United Arab Emirates

ADL under fire for partnership with the UAE