ADL Lauds Supreme Court’s Marriage Equality Decision as ‘Historic Step’ for Justice and Fair Treatment to All

New York, NY, June 26, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today praised the Supreme Court’s decision in the four cases challenging the constitutionality of state marriage bans that limited marriage to one man and one woman, calling it “an historic step toward full civil rights for LGBT in America.” In a 5-4 decision, the…
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U.N. Human Rights Council Report on 2014 Gaza War Illegitimate, Inadequate and Immoral

New York, NY, June 22, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today condemned the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) Commission of Inquiry (COI) Report on Operation Protective Edge calling it “illegitimate in its conception and “inherently biased against Israel.” Operation Protective Edge was the name of the military campaign by Israel in July 2014…
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ADL Has Pride!

June is Pride Month! Celebrate with ADL at our upcoming events:   Pride Bar Night – LGBTQ Civil Rights: Marriage Equality and Beyond Join ADL’s Young Leaders, Keshet and Glad for Cocktails and Conversations with Ben Klein, GLAD Senior Attorney & AIDS Law Project Director REGISTER HERE! June 11th | 6:30pm SCHOLARS 25 School St…
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ADL New England Partners With ZBT

Fraternity members from Boston-area Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) chapters convened recently to discuss anti-Semitism and anti-Israel activity on their campuses as part of the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Words to Action training program. ZBT members talked about incidents of anti-Semitism, learned the distinctions between anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias, and developed strategies for responding effectively.  Students also…
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Free Live stream: Supreme Court Review 2015

Will everyone have the right to marry the person they love, no matter their sexual orientation? Can someone be arrested for posting threats online? Are stores allowed to deny employees the right to wear religious head coverings? Join distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky and Frederick Lawrence, together with Slate’s Supreme Court Correspondent Dahlia Lithwick, on…
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