ADL Condemns Vandalism at Islamic School of Miami

Boca Raton, FL…September 25, 2015 – The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) condemns the apparent desecration of The Islamic School of Miami, a mosque in Kendall. According to media reports, the perpetrators left a wooden cross on a donation box inside the mosque. In addition, a ceramic skull, a Bible and two hymnals were left in an…
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ADL Florida Op-Ed in Orlando Sentinel: Anti-Israel billboards mislead drivers

Orlando Sentinel Anti-Israel billboards mislead drivers: My Word Billboards are wrong about U.S. financial aid to Israel: Columnist A new Orlando billboard visible to thousands of Interstate-4 commuters daily says: “$10 million a day to Israel? Our money is needed in America!” This billboard — part of a larger campaign by anti-Israel groups using…
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Miami-Dade Police Department Director Travels to Israel with ADL

In early September, J.D. Patterson – Director of the Miami-Dade Police Department – traveled to Israel with the Anti-Defamation League as a participant in ADL’s 2015 National Counter-Terrorism Seminar. The group met with high ranking Israeli political officials, Israeli police officials and experts, intelligence officers and analysts, counter-terrorism experts, and more. They visited sites of…
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ADL Gives Presentation to Broward Economic Crime Association (BECA)

On September 24th, ADL Florida Regional Director Hava Holzhauer gave a presentation on ADL’s work with law enforcement agencies throughout the country to the Broward Economic Crime Association (BECA). BECA is dedicated to the prevention of financial fraud within Broward County. It acts as a cooperative, intelligence gathering, and information sharing organization leading to the…
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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…
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Equity in Action – ADL Takes Part in Broward County Public Schools Diversity Conference

During the 2-day Broward County Public Schools Diversity Conference ‘Equity in Action’, ADL facilitators will lead breakout sessions on Friday, 10/23 between 10:30am – 1:30 pm, including ADL Educational programs for ‘Imagine Video’, ‘Microagressions’, ‘School to Prison Pipeline’, and more. The purpose of the conference is to create a culturally progressive and socially reflective school…
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