News and updates about ADL

ADL asked to apologize for condemning progressive Jewish group

Over 75 Jewish leaders demand ADL apologize for condemning NY progressive group JFREJ.

ADL asked to apologize for condemning progressive group

ADL tracks far left and far right US primary candidates

Anti-Defamation League study finds 25 percent of right right candidates won primaries while far left anti-Israel candidates mostly lost.

ADL tracks far left and far right US primary candidates

ADL claims Jewish group is 'out of touch' with majority of Jewish community

ADL condemns NY progressive group Jews for Racial and Economic Justice as ‘out of touch.’

ADL: Jewish group 'out of touch' with majority of community

Study finds online gaming has serious hate and harassment problem

Anti-Defamation League Center for Technology and Society study finds online gaming has severe problem with incidents of hate and harassment.

Study: Online gaming has serious hate and harassment problem

ADL hires Colleyville rabbi as security advisor

Former rabbi of Colleyville, TX synagogue who was taken hostage by gunman in Jan 2022 to become security advisor to ADL.

ADL hires Colleyville rabbi as security advisor

ADL praises federal reforms that will help fight antisemitism and domestic extremism

ADL applauds amendments to National Defense Authorization Act that will assist in the fight against antisemitism and extremism.

ADL praises federal reforms that will help fight antisemitism

ADL slams Twitter for failing to enforce antisemitism policy

Anti-Defamation League takes on Twitter for failing to enforce its policy on antisemitic content.

ADL slams Twitter for failing to enforce antisemitism policy

New ADL program will provide synagogues with tools to address antisemitism

"Kulanu: Synagogues in Action Against Antisemitism" will support synagogues in addressing antisemitism.

New ADL program will help synagogues address antisemitism

ADL survey finds online hate-based harassment widespread

Poll finds dramatic increase in online harassment, especially against Jews, other minority groups, and teens.

Online hate-based harassment widespread

ADL report: Rise of antisemitism and extremism in New York State a ‘troubling trend’

Report by the Anti-Defamation League describes a “broad and troubling trend” of rising extremism and antisemitism in New York State.

ADL report: Rise of antisemitism in NY State a ‘troubling trend’

ADL partners with Board of Deputies on UK antisemitism education

Organizations partner on DASH – an online program to teach British high school students about antisemitism.

ADL partners with Board of Deputies on UK antisemitism education

ADL offers reward for information on antisemitic attacks in Brooklyn

Anti-Defamation League offers reward of up to $5,000 for information on perpetrators of two assaults of Jewish men in Brooklyn.

ADL offers reward after antisemitic attacks in Brooklyn

ADL says anti-Zionism runs the same risk of violent attacks as antisemitism

ADL chief Jonathan Greenblatt equates anti-Zionism and antisemitism, warns that far-left antisemitism must not be ignored.

ADL warns against violence from far-left anti-Zionists

Please, not another “scholarly study” on anti-Semitism

Oh no, according to the news release, this is going to be the mother of all “studies.” That means millions of meaningless words. Op-ed.

Please, not another “scholarly study” on anti-Semitism

Antisemitism in the US reached historic levels in 2021

Survey finds that antisemitism reached an all-time high in 2021, with 2,717 reported incidents of assault, harassment and vandalism.

Antisemitism in the US reached historic levels in 2021

New ADL research center will probe ‘manifestations of contemporary antisemitism’

New research center will provide a scholarly approach to examining the root causes and solutions for combating modern antisemitism.

New ADL center will study causes of contemporary antisemitism

Number of antisemitic incidents surged in 2021, according to latest ADL tally

Number of antisemitic incidents in US hit all-time high last year. 80% of incidents not linked to the far-right.

Number of antisemitic incidents surged to all-time high in 2021

ADL praises new ATF director for helping antisemitic hate crime victims

Nomination of former federal prosecutor Steven Dettelbach applauded for his background as an advocate in the fight against antisemitism.

ADL praises new ATF director for helping victims of antisemitism

GEICO cancels Linda Sarsour event after outcry

Insurance company cancels event featuring BDS supporting activist after massive negative response on social media.

GEICO cancels Linda Sarsour event after outcry

Jewish man's 1983 arson conviction overturned due to juror antisemitism

Man convicted nearly 40 years ago of setting fire to his own vacation home after juror called him '1 of those Jews.'

Jewish man's 1983 conviction overturned due to antisemitism

ADL launches online ‘Glossary of Extremism’ platform

Fully searchable glossary is an interactive database that provides definitions of common and obscure terms related to extremism.

ADL launches online ‘Glossary of Extremism’ platform

ADL: Swedish neo-Nazi group exporting 'fanatical antisemitism'

EU urged to act against leading neo-Nazi group exporting "obsession with violence and antisemitic core beliefs" to other countries.

ADL: Swedish neo-Nazi group exporting 'fanatical antisemitism'

ADL develops algorithm to track antisemitism on social media

ADL launches Online Hate Index, with advanced algorithm tracking antisemitism on social media outlets.

ADL develops algorithm to track antisemitism on social media

ADL: White supremacist propaganda at historic levels in 2021

The Anti-Defamation League is warning of the “alarming trend” of white supremacist hate propaganda distribution reaching historic levels.

ADL: White supremacist propaganda at historic levels in 2021

ADL launches machine-learning tool to detect social media antisemitism

ADL’s new Online Hate Index finds that major social media sites fail to remove 70% of antisemitic content.

ADL launches machine-learning tool to detect antisemitism

ADL denounces “Christian revival” held at West Virginia school

Anti-Defamation League decries "unconstitutional & harmful" religious meeting that Jewish students were forced to attend.

ADL denounces “Christian revival” held at West Virginia school

ADL: Far right extremists pose greatest US domestic terror threat

According to new Anti-Defamation League data, far right extremists were responsible for majority of 2021 domestic extremism murders.

ADL: Far right extremists greatest US domestic terror threat

Antisemitic flyers found in Vancouver, Washington

Flyers appear to be part of hate campaign by antisemitic extremist group to distribute propaganda across the U.S blaming Jews for COVID-19.

Antisemitic flyers found in Vancouver, Washington

Look who’s guarding the henhouse

ADL, the organization that views itself as the leader in fighting anti-Semitism has not decided whose side it is really on. Op-ed.

Look who’s guarding the henhouse

ADL alters definition of racism for second time in two years

ADL changes definition of racism after facing complaints that new definition alienated Jews who had faced antisemitism.

ADL alters definition of racism for second time in two years

ADL offers $5,000 reward following antisemitic attack in Crown Heights

Anti-Defamation League offers reward for info on assailant who attacked 21-year-old hasidic man in Brooklyn.

ADL offers $5,000 reward following attack in Crown Heights

ADL and 6 other Jewish orgs denounce ‘ongoing terrorism’ by Israeli right-wing activists

Seven US Jewish groups condemn attacks on left-wing Israeli activists and Arabs in Judea and Samaria.

ADL denounces ‘ongoing terrorism’ by 'Israeli extremists'

ADL: More than 100 midterm candidates hold extremist views

The Anti-Defamation League is tracking more than 100 candidates in the upcoming 2022 midterm elections who it says hold extremist views.

ADL: More than 100 midterm candidates hold extremist views

In wake of Texas hostage crisis, ADL calls for more federal aid for community security

The ADL is urging Congress to increase federal security funding to Jewish institutions in the wake of the Texas synagogue hostage crisis.

ADL calls for more federal aid for bolstering community security

Neo-Nazi gets seven years in jail for threatening ADL, reporters

The leader of a neo-Nazi group has been given a seven year sentence in federal prison for threatening ADL employees and journalists.

Neo-Nazi gets seven years in jail for threatening ADL, reporters

ADL Report: Social media firms failing to flag white supremacist content

Anti-Defamation League calls on social media firms to use its research to improve upon distinction between hate and commonplace speech.

Social media firms failing to flag white supremacist content

ADL report slams “Trump, his allies and right wing disinfo artists”

ADL calls out “conspiracy theories about the 2020 presidential election" that are still "alive and well” a year after Jan 6 Capitol riot.

ADL report slams “Trump, allies and right wing disinfo artists”

Missouri latest state to be targeted with antisemitic flyers

Antisemitic flyers were distributed to over two dozen houses in a neighbourhood in Springfield, Missouri.

Missouri latest state to be targeted with antisemitic flyers

ADL report: Kuwaiti textbooks remain full of anti-Semitism

Study finds that textbooks are still full of Jew hatred even after Kuwaiti emir called to adhere to tolerance towards other religions.

ADL report: Kuwaiti textbooks remain full of anti-Semitism

Fact-checking the CAIR, ADL Flame War

CAIR's Billoo: We need to pay attention to the Zionist synagogues. We ...oppose... fascists, but oppose the polite Zionists, too. Op-ed.

Fact-checking the CAIR, ADL Flame War