NEWS

ADL Condemns Racist Vandalism on Both Coasts of Florida

Boca Raton, FL…September 2, 2015 – The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) condemns two separate acts of apparently racially motivated vandalism that occurred this week in Florida. In Palm Bay, the “N-word” was chemically burned into an individual’s lawn using chemicals late Monday night. On Florida’s west coast in Pinellas Park, residents awoke early Tuesday morning to…
Read more ▶

ADL Florida Regional Director Hava Holzhauer Responds to Sun Sentinel Editorial

In response to a Sun Sentinel Editorial South Florida’s congressional delegation should back Iran deal, ADL Florida Regional Director Hava Holzhauer wrote a letter-to-the-editor ‘Editorial poses Catch-22 for Jews’. EDITORIAL POSES CATCH-22 FOR JEWS Invoking age-old Jewish stereotypes, the Sun Sentinel editorial “South Florida’s Congressional Delegation Should Back Iran Deal” places Jewish members of Congress in…
Read more ▶

BLOG POSTS

Matching Grant: ADL and Microsoft Team Up to Combat Cyberbullying

Bullying continues to be a serious issue as youth are increasingly spending more time on the Internet and social media. Help us tackle this phenomenon. Between now and Sept. 4, your generous donation to ADL will be matched dollar for dollar by Microsoft….
Read more ▶

Three Florida Catholic School Educators Bear Witness to the Past

Every day is a life changing experience at ADL’s National Bearing Witness™ Program. This opportunity has provided 37 Catholic school educators from 24 states and the District of Columbia with training and resources to help their students and themselves understand the history of anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and modern manifestations of prejudice. Created in 1995 by…
Read more ▶

EVENTS

Groundbreaking for Martin Luther King, Jr. Monument

ADL is proud to support the City of Coral Springs initiative for a monument in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and invites you to join the groundbreaking ceremony at Northwest Regional Library – 3151 N. University Drive. Breakfast will follow the groundbreaking. RSVPs to Lydia at 954-344-1063 or lcutz@coralsprings.org  …
Read more ▶

50 Years after Nostra Aetate: Catholic, Jewish, and Latino Relations in the Age of a Latino Pope

ADL is proud to join B’nai Torah Congregation for the livestream from the 92nd Street Y 50 Years after Nostra Aetate:  Catholic, Jewish and Latino Relations in the Age of a Latino Pope. 2015 marks the 50th anniversary since the groundbreaking Vatican II Council and Nostra Aetate forever transformed Catholic-Jewish relations. In the U.S. today, the…
Read more ▶