Actor, screenwriter and director Sacha Baron Cohen slammed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other tech giants for their role in facilitating the spread of online misinformation and hate. A new global survey finds that about one in four Europeans harbors anti-Semitic beliefs. And in New York, an Orthodox Jewish man was stabbed walking to religious services; it was not immediately clear whether it was a hate crime.
Many people define doxing as posting someone’s personal information online. But doxing as a blanket term threatens to ignore the crucial difference between criminal doxing on the one hand, and, on the other hand, lawfully identifying people online, where the purpose may be to protect others, track down extremists or report on a public interest story. This is why ADL and State Senator Adam Morfeld worked together to introduce legislation to outlaw criminal doxing in Nebraska.
An ADL reportreveals that itemspromoting white supremacyare widely available on Amazon. The alleged gunman in a deadly attack at a California food festival promoted a book cited by white supremacists shortly before opening fire. The NonProfit Times is out with their annual “Power and Influence Top 50.”
Newly released data from the FBI shows that hate crime murders in 2018 reached an all-time high. Following a jump in anti-Semitic attacks directed at Brooklyn's Orthodox community, ADL announced a doubling of its flagship education program, No Place for Hate, in the borough. And George Washington U. isinvestigating after an anti-Semitic video on Snapchat was circulated amongstudents.