NEWS

Signe out of toon

Signe Wilkinson’s editorial cartoon depicting Israel next to the rubble of a U.N. building as well as individuals wrapped in body bags is offensive and profoundly unfair. Wilkinson’s cartoon plays into common misinformation about Israel, particularly the idea that Israel is cavalier about the suffering caused by this conflict. This utter disregard for what is actually occurring in Gaza only serves to fan deep-seated bigotry and hatred….
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No matter their origin, they’re still children

A letter to the editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer, published August 6, 2014, from Joshua Cohen, Associate Regional Director of the Anti-Defamation League’s eastern PA/southern NJ/DE office. Mr. Cohen exhorts, “We cannot turn a blind eye to the plight of children facing extreme violence. Reasonable people can disagree, but we cannot lose sight of the fact that these are children deserving not only dignity and respect, but also compassion.”…
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BLOG POSTS

ADL Announces New Regional Director

ADL is pleased to introduce the new Regional Director of the Eastern PA/Southern NJ/DE region, Nancy Baron-Baer. As Regional Director, Ms. Baron-Baer will lead local efforts to accomplish ADL’s 101-year mission, “to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all,” through overseeing education, law enforcement, development, young…
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URGE CONGRESS TO CONDEMN ANTI-SEMITISM

Congress has mobilized a strong response to the findings of ADL’s Global 100 Survey on anti-Semitism and to the surge of anti-Semitism following Israel’s action in Gaza. Take action to ask your Representative to support a new House Resolution condemning anti-Semitism and Senate letter calling on Secretary of State Kerry to take specific action to…
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EVENTS

Labor Day – Office Closed


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Opening Board Reception

Join us as we officially kickoff ADL’s 2014-2015 program year!…
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