In a letter to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, ADL urged committee members to closely examine Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo's long history of making anti-LGBTQ and anti-Muslim statements, as well as his close associations with anti-Muslim organizations.
In comments submitted to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, ADL argues the proposed rule, which would expand the discretion that religious or moral objectors have to refuse care in healthcare settings, crosses the line.
In a joint letter to Secretary of State Tillerson, ADL and Emgage Action urged the administration to withdraw Ken Isaacs' nomination to be Director General of the International Organization for Migration.
In a letter to the president of the European Parliament, ADL says an invitation to a senior member of the Iranian regime to speak in Brussels was troubling, given his history of promoting terrorism and past participation in a conference in Tehran in 2014 promoting Holocaust deniers.
ADL and HIAS have grave concerns over a reported Israeli government plan to deport tens of thousands of African asylum seekers from Israel, either by coercion or force. Under this plan, Sudanese and Eritreans in Israel were given three months to leave the country or face indefinite incarceration. In this open letter, the American organizations urge Prime Minister Netanyahu to refrain from implementing this plan.