NEWS

ADL WELCOMES ARREST OF PHILADELPHIA MAN CHARGED AS NAZI GUARD AT AUSCHWITZ

PRESS RELEASE – The Anti-Defamation League today welcomed the arrest of an 89-year-old Philadelphia man identified by federal authorities as former Nazi SS guard at two concentration camps during World War II. Johann Breyer was charged with 158 counts of complicity in the commission of murder, representing prisoners brought to the camp on a train from Hungary, Germany and Czechoslovakia who were killed at Auschwitz-Birkenau between May and October 1944….
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ADL LAUNCHES UPDATED DATABASE OF EXTREMIST SYMBOLS

PRESS RELEASE – The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has launched a major new online database of extremist and racist symbols and tattoos. ADL’s Hate on Display features 175 hate symbols identified as the potential “calling cards” of extremists, racists and haters and is the most comprehensive online resource available devoted to symbols and iconography employed by domestic extremists in the United States….
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BLOG POSTS

ADL’s Bearing Witness Teaches Catholic Educators about Anti-Semitism

As interreligious conflict rages across the globe, ADL is working harder than ever to build bridges between religious communities. ADL brought together Catholic educators from across the Philadelphia region for Bearing Witness, a four-day program exploring historical and contemporary relations between Jews and Catholics.  Bearing Witness aims to equip Catholic school teachers with the tools…
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#IsraelUnderAttack – SHARE THE FACTS

Misinformation about Israel is widespread, fanning deep-seated bigotry and hatred. It’s important for each of us to counter false messages and disseminate the facts about the situation in Israel. Learn more at http://www.adl.org/sp/israel-under-attack/protest-video.html, and keep up to date with ADL’s National Blog at http://blog.adl.org/. The Anti-Defamation League, founded in 1913, is the world’s leading organization fighting anti-Semitism…
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