Durante una entrevista con el Boston Globe, Abe Foxman habló sobre sus impresiones del Papa Francisco, la inminente visita del pontífice a Israel en Mayo y como los judíos tienen un amigo en el Papa.
During the campaign leading up to the March 2013 presidential elections, there was a noticeable increase in anti-Semitic graffiti and articles attacking Jews in Venezuela, much of it related to opposition candidate, Henrique Capriles, a devout Catholic with Jewish ancestry. Following the election of Chavez-protégé Nicholas Maduro, anti-Semitism continues being promoted in government owned and aligned media.
ADL publishes a number of reports and resources for Spanish and Portuguese speaking communities.
ADL works with Latin American Jewish communities on combatting anti-Semitism.
January 14, 2014 - São Paulo- A swastika was found spray painted on the external wall of the Jewish Cultural Center.
January 9, 2014 - Caracas - Anti-Semitic graffiti was found on the Keter Torah synagogue in the San Bernardino neighborhood.
January 8, 2014 - Mexico City - A banner was found near the Mexican Senate that read "All of Peña Nieto's public authorities are Jews," "They steal millions," "Go leave for Israel," "Jewish murderers," and "Bring Peña Nieto to Israel and all of the PRI-PAN mafia."