NEWS

ADL “DISHEARTENED” BY VETO, CALLS CURRENT NEW JERSEY LAW “ROADBLOCK TO TRANSGENDER RIGHTS”

The Anti-Defamation League expressed disappointment in New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s veto of legislation that would have allowed transgender individuals to amend their birth certificates to reflect their true gender identities. ADL called the current state law a “roadblock to transgender rights.”…
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ADL STRONGLY CONDEMNS UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR’S OFFENSIVE FACEBOOK POSTS

The Anti-Defamation League strongly condemned as “deeply offensive and outrageous” the anti-Semitic, anti-LGBT, and misogynist messages that Lincoln University Professor Kaukab Siddique reportedly posted on his Facebook page. Among his comments, Siddique reportedly attacked “the homo lobby” and “dirty Jewish Zionist thugs,” and remarked that “[m]any women are sluts.”…
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BLOG POSTS

COMBATING HATE IN EVERY STATE

ADL launched 50 States Against Hate, a new campaign for tougher hate crime laws all across the country….
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ADL SPECIAL REPORT: WHITE SUPREMACY IN AMERICA

In the aftermath of the Charleston shooting by a suspect seemingly influenced and radicalized by online hate propaganda, ADL issued a comprehensive report looking at the state of white supremacy in the United States in 2015….
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EVENTS

ADL Co-Sponsors “50 Years of a Journey of Friendship” Celebrating Half a Century of Catholic-Jewish Relations

Please join the Philadelphia Catholic and Jewish Communities as we celebrate “50 Years of a Journey of Friendship”. This event commemorates the Golden Jubilee of Nostra Aetate, the 1965 Second Vatican Council document that made possible a new relationship between Catholics and Jews. Rabbi Abraham Skorka, leader of the Argentine Jewish Community and personal friend of Pope Francis, will deliver the keynote address, and a new sculpture celebrating the positive relationship between Jews and Christians, “Synagoga and Ecclesia in Our Time,” will be dedicated….
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2015 ADL Americanism Award Dinner, Honoring S.A. Ibrahim and Radian Corporation

Join ADL as we honor S.A. Ibrahim and Radian Corporation for their unwavering support of diversity and inclusion in the Philadelphia area….
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