Trolls Exploit Weaknesses of Social Media Platforms to Spread Online Hate, New ADL Report Finds
Social media platform design enables online harassment, as trolls often carry out coordinated attacks on a target by leveraging key platform features, according to a new report released by ADL.
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Pledges Personal Donation of $2.5 Million to ADL
The donation will be used to support anti-hate and anti-bias education programs, research, and advocacy.
ADL to Commemorate Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting with "11 Actions for 11 Lives"
In memory of the 11 people who lost their lives in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) today announced “11 Actions for 11 Lives,” an online campaign encouraging America
ADL Urges German Authorities to Investigate Failure of Law Enforcement to Protect Halle Synagogue
Two people were killed after a suspected right-wing extremist attempted to attack the synagogue on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year for Jewish people.
Proposed HUD Rule Would Undermine Fair Housing Rights
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) recently issued a proposed Fair Housing Act rule that will make proving claims of housing discrimination far more difficult.
Germany Shooting Underscores Concerns About Links Between Extremists in Europe and the U.S.
The shooting attack on a synagogue in Germany, by a suspected white supremacist, is further evidence that white supremacists in Europe and the U.S.
ADL Statement Regarding Shooting Outside Synagogue in Halle, Germany
Reports indicate at least two people were killed in the attack, which took place on Yom Kippur.
ADL, civil rights coalition file Supreme Court amicus brief challenging Homeland Security's steps to block DACA
A coalition of civil rights and social justice organizations filed an amicus brief before the Supreme Court urging that the DHS’s rescission of the DACA program is unlawful.