Press Release

Mock Eviction Notices at NYU are a “Disturbing Tactic”

New York, NY, April 24, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed concern over mock eviction notices that were slid under students’ doors in a residence hall at New York University (NYU) by anti-Israel activists as a “disturbing tactic designed to silence and intimidate pro-Israel advocates on campuses around the country.” The notices, which were distributed in NYU’s Palladium

ADL Welcomes Court Decision on Use of NYC Public Schools For Religious Worship

New York, NY, April 3, 2014 …The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed a “well-reasoned” Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding the constitutionality of a New York City School Board policy prohibiting rent-free use of public schools for religious worship. The Court specifically found that the policy does not violate the Free Exercise or Establishment Clauses of the First Amendment,

ADL Honors Former Police Commissioner Ray Kelly For Lifetime of Public Service & Keeping New Yorkers Safe

New York, NY, March 26, 2014 …The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has honored former New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly with the ADL Americanism Award in recognition of his lifetime of public service and his leadership at a time when New York and the country were confronted with terrorism and other security threats. “There are few people with 50 years