Anti-Defamation League

U.S. Jewish Groups Join Recovery Effort After Israeli Church Arson Attack

07/19/2015 - 20:00

Jerusalem - Two prominent American Jewish organizations are among those helping a torched Israeli church recover from an arson attack.


3 Staten Island Teens Charged With Anti-Semitic Crimes

Rock-throwing incident part of increase in borough’s anti-Jewish offenses over the past year.

06/22/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

New York City police charged three youths with throwing a rock at a kipa-wearing Jewish man and threatening him on Staten Island on Sunday.

At Foxman Farewell, Lots Of Hugs (From Abe) And Murmurs (About Oren)

06/22/2015 - 20:00

At Abe Foxman’s farewell, there were the hugs, there were the recollections of the hugs, and there was the sheer diversity of the huggers.

Abe Foxman, center, speaking with Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Susan Rice, the U.S. national security adviser, at an event. JTA

ADL Raps Michael Oren For Stereotyping Obama In New Essay

06/22/2015 - 20:00

The Anti-Defamation League criticized Michael Oren, Israel’s former ambassador to the United States, for an “insensitive and unjustified” attack on President Barack Obama.

50 Years On, Still Fighting Jewish Battles

As he prepares to step down, ADL’s iconic Abe Foxman speaks out on his hopes and fears.

06/09/2015 - 20:00
Editor and Publisher

In 1965, President Lyndon Johnson sent the first U.S. combat troops to South Vietnam, Levi Eshkol was elected prime minister of Israel, and Dodgers pitcher Sandy Koufax chose not to pitch in the opening game of the World Series because it fell on Yom Kippur. It was also that year that Abraham Foxman, a 25-year-old immigrant fresh out of law school, took a job as assistant director of the legal department of the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith.

Gary Rosenblatt

Tweets By ‘Daily Show’ Pick Trevor Noah Concern ADL, B’nai B’rith

03/30/2015 - 20:00

Two Jewish groups expressed their concerns over past social media posts by Trevor Noah, the choice to succeed Jon Stewart as host of “The Daily Show.”

Trevor Noah. Via

ADL Urged RNC Not To Join American Family Association Israel Trip

02/03/2015 - 19:00

Washington — The Anti-Defamation League asked the Republican National Committee to reconsider an Israel trip sponsored by a group associated with attacks on gays and minorities.

Israeli Lawmakers Peeved By U.S. Criticism Of ‘Jewish State’ Bill

11/25/2014 - 19:00

Washington — Israeli officials hit back at U.S. criticism of their country’s proposed “Jewish state” law.

Obama Administration, ADL Concerned About Israel’s ‘Jewish State’ Bill

11/24/2014 - 19:00

Washington — The Obama administration and the Anti-Defamation League expressed reservations about Israel’s proposed “Jewish state” law.

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