February 9, 2016

February 9, 2016 Situational Overview ADL has learned of threatening phone calls that were received today by several Jewish schools in a few different states, including Missouri, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Indiana. This is after Jewish schools in the United Kingdom received recordings of bomb threats yesterday, and after Jewish schools in Florida and Georgia received…
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February 4, 2016

When ADL announced Greenblatt’s appointment in 2014, it was hard to ignore the generational and experiential shift by an organization that Foxman, who survived the Holocaust as an infant, had led for 28 years. Greenblatt’s diverse resume includes serving as an adviser to Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, cofounding a bottled water company called…
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January 28, 2016

The Anti-Defamation League and the European Jewish Congress have formed a new partnership to fight anti-Semitism and join in engaging the European Union, Interpol, and other high-level organizations to cope with the increasingly hostile and dangerous climate for European Jewry. “The union with the European Jewish Congress will give us the opportunity to take our…
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January 14, 2016

The ADL…believes that the matter should be “based solely on law and facts, leaving it to the school to fully investigate and apply the law justly.” The ADL’s Mr. Cohen said that when he saw stories about the controversy in the media, he reached out to Superintendent Watson. “My understanding from our brief conversation is…
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January 6, 2016

The Anti-Defamation League issued a statement saying it was “alarmed” by harassing letters and voice mails reported by a mosque in Jersey City. According to reports, the Al Tawheed Islamic Center in Jersey City received at least one threatening letter as well as voice mail messages last month that included disparaging comments about Muslims. The…
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