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ADL Commends House Foreign Affairs Committee for Approving Bipartisan Resolution Against BDS

ADL commended the House Foreign Affairs Committee for approving H. Res. 246, the bipartisan resolution opposing efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the counterproductive global boycott, divestment and sanctions movement targeting Israel.  ADL CEO and National Director Jonathan Greenblatt said the resolution protected “the right to speak out freely against BDS, while not impinging on the free speech

ADL Applauds Business Opposition to Discriminatory Bills Filed in Texas

Houston, TX, March 28, 2019 … ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) applauds the several businesses, tourism groups and chambers of commerce that signed onto a letter to Texas lawmakers criticizing bills that could greatly harm our state’s economy and reputation, jeopardize thousands of jobs and target the LGBTQ community as well as other groups. Amazon, Apple, Dell, Facebook, HP, PayPal, PepsiCo

ADL Responds to New Zealand Mosque Attacks Which Show White Supremacy is an International Terror Threat

Houston, Texas, March 15, 2019 … The ADL’s (Anti-Defamation League’s) Southwest Region expressed heartbreak and sadness about the New Zealand mosque attacks, which confirm that white supremacy is an international terror threat, and that extremists around the world “can inspire others like never before.” “Our hearts are heavy that a terrorist murdered 49 innocent people at two mosques in Christchurch,