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The Anti-Defamation League is an international US-based Jewish organization which seeks to eradicate prejudice of all forms. Founded in 1913, today it is headed by Abe Foxman

What do North America Jewish organizations think of UAE-Israel deal?

Israel agreed to suspend its planned extension of sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria to facilitate relations with the UAE and potentially other Arab and Muslim countries.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the AIPAC policy conference in Washington in March.
ADL to Pompeo: designate Hezbollah as concern for int'l religious freedom

The letter comes ahead of the anniversary of Hezbollah's AMIA bombing on July 18

Facebook boycott leaders met with Mark Zuckerberg, say nothing changed

Dozens of Facebook’s largest advertisers are boycotting the platform this month, according to the movement.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
09/07/2020
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BDS conflates US racial inequality with Israel-Palestinian conflict

Anti-Zionist groups use imagery of struggle for racial equality in US, accuse Israel of genocide and compare Israeli policy towards Palestinians to the Holocaust.

How the ADL went from working with Facebook to boycotting against it

People who monitor antisemitism criticized Zuckerberg for what they saw as undeservedly giving antisemites the benefit of the doubt.

By BEN SALES/JTA
02/07/2020
The North Face puts a pause on running paid advertisements on Facebook

Business Insider reported that The North Face will also be halting advertising on Instagram as well, owned by Facebook, according to a direct statement.

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah addresses his supporters during a public appearance at a re
ADL analyzes antisemitic rhetoric used in Hezbollah textbooks for children

The ADL asserts that using these books to teach Lebanese children carefully builds a "systematic and egregious incitement to antisemitism and support for terrorism" with these youths.

 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Protesting hate speech, ADL, NAACP call on companies to stop Facebook ads

Facebook earned nearly $70 billion in ad revenue in 2019, comprising more than 98% of its total revenue.

By BEN SALES/JTA
17/06/2020
ADL backs Harvard in lawsuit challenging race-based admissions policies

The ADL argued against a claim that Harvard’s treatment of Asian-American applicants is similar to the discrimination it practiced against Jews.

By PENNY SCHWARTZ/ JTA
29/05/2020
ISIS militants who surrendered to the Afghan government are presented to media in Jalalabad, Nangarh
ADL: 50% increase in US arrests 'linked to domestic Islamist extremism'

However, while there were no attacks or murders directly linked to domestic Islamist extremism last year, the ADL still laid down a stark warning.

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