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Ex-ADL chief blasts Bennett, Dermer, for Pittsburgh response

Ex-ADL chief blasts Bennett, Dermer, for Pittsburgh response

Abraham Foxman says Israeli officials should not have supported President Trump following Pittsburgh massacre.JTA, 02/11/2018 13:47
A Museum of anti-Semitism in New York

A Museum of anti-Semitism in New York

'We, the Jewish people, as a minority need civility as a blanket to protect us from horrors.That civility is disappearing, especially due to internet.' Abe Foxman, former ADL director, speaks to Manfred Gerstenfeld and Rene van Praag.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/09/2018 10:30
Ex-ADL chief rips ZOA, pulls out of event featuring Bannon

Ex-ADL chief rips ZOA, pulls out of event featuring Bannon

Abe Foxman cancels appearance at Zionist Organization of America's gala featuring Stephen Bannon, calling event 'politicized'.JTA, 18/11/2016 08:39
European Jews 'Looking for an Exit Strategy'

European Jews 'Looking for an Exit Strategy'

Stepping down after 50 years at the helm, ADL head Abe Foxman talks anti-Semitism - and why Israel is 'the Jew among the nations.'Edwin Black, 06/07/2015 15:12
Why Did a Major US Jewish Leader Criticize Israel as He Left Office?

Why Did a Major US Jewish Leader Criticize Israel as He Left Office?

Why does one of America’s foremost Jewish leaders choose to attack Israel rather than take a picture at the Western Wall or make a solidarity visit to France’s Jews? Ronn Torossian, 22/06/2015 22:19
ADL: Orange Boycott 'Cowardly'

ADL: Orange Boycott 'Cowardly'

ADL director notes that Orange operates in other disputed areas, and says anti-Semitic boycott move breaches French law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2015 10:35
European Anti-Semitism 'Has Reached Critical Mass'

European Anti-Semitism 'Has Reached Critical Mass'

With Jews murdered in Europe with increasing frequency, ADL head Abraham Foxman says anti-Semitism levels the worst since 1930s.Ari Soffer, 13/05/2015 21:06
ADL Congratulates Netanyahu on Coalition

ADL Congratulates Netanyahu on Coalition

ADL directors commend Netanyahu on success despite 'lively and unpredictable' democratic process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2015 22:54
Third of Americans Say Jews 'Dual Loyal'

Third of Americans Say Jews 'Dual Loyal'

The issue of dual-loyalty is an essential ingredient of modern anti-Semitism all over the world, and must be taken seriously, ADL head says.Yaakov Levi, 01/04/2015 16:05
Jewish Groups Welcome Netanyahu Apology

Jewish Groups Welcome Netanyahu Apology

American Jewish organizations respond warmly to Netanyahu's apology to Israeli Arabs - even if the US does not.Tova Dvorin, 24/03/2015 09:42
ADL: Copenhagen Attacks a 'Wake-Up Call'

ADL: Copenhagen Attacks a 'Wake-Up Call'

ADL urges EU to stop 'Islamic extremist ideology' within its borders, implies it had not learned the lesson of Paris attacks.Tova Dvorin, 16/02/2015 11:05
Reform Jewish Leader Calls Bibi Speech 'Bad Idea'

Reform Jewish Leader Calls Bibi Speech 'Bad Idea'

Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of Union for Reform Judaism, joins American Jewish leaders in urging PM to cancel Congress speech.Cynthia Blank, 08/02/2015 08:37
ADL Calls on Abbas to Condemn J'lem Attack

ADL Calls on Abbas to Condemn J'lem Attack

'It speaks volumes that Abbas has yet to take the opportunity to denounce this despicable act,' ADL says, four days after terror attack.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 26/10/2014 15:15
ADL Decries UN Chief's 'Stunning' Bias

ADL Decries UN Chief's 'Stunning' Bias

Ban’s 'failure to publicly call on Palestinians to reject violence conveys to Hamas there are no consequences for its murderous terrorism.'Sarah Leah Lawent, Gil Ronen, 14/10/2014 11:35
Biden: Sorry I Said 'Shylock'

Biden: Sorry I Said 'Shylock'

US Vice President Joe Biden said he was sorry for using the loaded term 'shylock' to describe greedy bankersMoshe Cohen, 18/09/2014 09:05
ADL Condemns EU 'Advisories' Against Israel

ADL Condemns EU 'Advisories' Against Israel

Group accuses EU of 'honing in' on Judea and Samaria despite the rise in terrorism against Israel.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 29/06/2014 11:11
ADL Director: Anti-Semitism a Global Phenomenon

ADL Director: Anti-Semitism a Global Phenomenon

Anti-Semitism 'not a fact of history, but a current event,' says National Director Abe Foxman, who warns Jews to be 'vigilant.'Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 24/06/2014 08:06
ADL Solidarity Statement Slams Hamas-Fatah Unity

ADL Solidarity Statement Slams Hamas-Fatah Unity

Kidnapping, rocket fire 'lay bare the dangers of legitimizing Hamas' role and present a stark choice for the PA,' ADL says.Tova Dvorin, 16/06/2014 15:43
Sha Shtil!

Sha Shtil!

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ADL Supports J Street Joining Conf. of Presidents

ADL Supports J Street Joining Conf. of Presidents

ADL says it will vote for far-left group to join influential conference for 'integrity' of advocacy; WZO slams pro-Hamas deal statements.Ari Yashar, 30/04/2014 10:41
ADL Says Pollard Case 'Borders on Anti-Semitism'

ADL Says Pollard Case 'Borders on Anti-Semitism'

National Director Abe Foxman calls out the US on hiding anti-Semitism in heated meeting with Knesset members.Tova Dvorin, 04/04/2014 09:17
ADL To Kerry: 'Your Threats Destroy Peace Talks'

ADL To Kerry: 'Your Threats Destroy Peace Talks'

Abraham Foxman, Director of the Anti-Defamation League, issues sharp response to US Secretary of State's remarks against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 04/02/2014 12:17
Abe Foxman & the ADL: Taking Sides Against Israel

Abe Foxman & the ADL: Taking Sides Against Israel

The majority of Israelis agree that John Kerry is clearly on a mission to force Israel to sacrifice land - and more. Where does the ADL come in? Ronn Torossian, 03/02/2014 00:28
ADL head Links Pollard Imprisonment, Anti-Semitism

ADL head Links Pollard Imprisonment, Anti-Semitism

Abraham Foxman says that Obama's refusal to release Pollard is an effort 'to scare the American Jewish community.'Tova Dvorin, 28/01/2014 12:48
Interview: Abe Foxman Talks ADL's Past, Future

Interview: Abe Foxman Talks ADL's Past, Future

In exclusive interview with Arutz Sheva, Anti Defamation League National Director Abe Foxman discusses his group's past, future.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 10/11/2013 20:47
ADL's Foxman: Obama Asked Us to Help on Syria

ADL's Foxman: Obama Asked Us to Help on Syria

ADL Director Abe Foxman tells IDF Radio White House called him directly. Analyst: Jewish groups "courting disaster."Gil Ronen, 09/09/2013 09:28
SNL Pulls 'Anti-Semitic' Parody on Hagel Hearing

SNL Pulls 'Anti-Semitic' Parody on Hagel Hearing

Abe Foxman: skit is insensitive. Mark Langfan: it's "disgustingly racist, "putrid and lurid."Gil Ronen, 17/02/2013 20:52
ADL Blasts 'Divisive' Remarks of Hip Hop Celeb

ADL Blasts 'Divisive' Remarks of Hip Hop Celeb

The ADL responded to comment by by hip-hop celebrity Russell Simmons, who said ADL head Foxman "alienated blacks"Rachel Hirshfeld , 24/06/2012 19:22
Leader of WJC Dies at 59

Leader of WJC Dies at 59

Elan Steinberg, executive director of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) died of cancer, on Friday, at the age of 59. Rachel Hirshfeld, 09/04/2012 13:08
ADL Poll: Anti-Semitism 'Disturbingly High'

ADL Poll: Anti-Semitism 'Disturbingly High'

Approximately one-third of Europeans surveyed espoused anti-Semitic beliefs. Rachel Hirshfeld, 22/03/2012 17:44
Buchanan, Under Fire, Departs MSNBC

Buchanan, Under Fire, Departs MSNBC

Pat Buchanan, an MSNBC conservative commentator who has been accused of anti-Semitism, announced his departure from the channel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 04/03/2012 22:09
ADL:Farrakhan's Hate Talk Drips with Anti-Semitism

ADL:Farrakhan's Hate Talk Drips with Anti-Semitism

Addressing the Nation of Islam's annual convention, Minister Louis Farrakhan accused the Jews of trying to push America into war with Iran.Rachel Hirshfeld, 29/02/2012 11:49
Facebook Supports Intifada III?

Facebook Supports Intifada III?

The Anti-Defamation League is slamming a refusal by Facebook to remove a fan page calling for a Third Intifada against Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 27/03/2011 13:09