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Hundreds of people gather outside the American embassy in London on 9 November 2016 to protest against the election of Donald Trump as president of the US. During the protest two supporters of the far-right EDL showed up to give their support to Trump. (Photo by Jay Shaw Baker/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Anti-Defamation League Blames Trump Supporters for Anti-Semitism Rise

Jonathan Greenblatt, the CEO and national director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), testified Tuesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee that there had been a substantial rise in anti-Semitic incidents in the United States and linked that rise to President Donald Trump and his supporters.

Trump tallit prayer shawl (Facebook)

ADL Poll: Antisemitism Low in U.S., Despite Concerns

According to a new poll from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), antisemitism in the United States is low. However, a large number of Americans are deeply concerned about violence against Jews, and a significant percentage of Muslim Americans hold anti-Jewish views.

Blue State Blues (Breitbart)

Blue State Blues: ADL Owes Trump Supporters an Apology

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has led a campaign of defamation over the last several months, involving false claims of antisemitism, and targeting President Donald Trump; his adviser, Steve Bannon; and Breitbart News. Now the whole story has fallen apart.

Jonathan Greenblatt (Julie Jacobson / Associated Press)

Anti-Defamation League Plays Victim After False Attack on Bannon

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) claims that it is the victim of an “organized” campaign to discredit it — after launching an organized campaign against President-elect Donald J. Trump on the basis of false and defamatory charges of antisemitism and racism against his newly-appointed Chief Strategist and Senior Counselor, Stephen K. Bannon of Breitbart News.

George Takei No H8 (NoH8Campaign.com)

Stop Scaring People, George Takei

Star Trek icon George Takei recently sent me — and perhaps thousands of other people — an email on behalf of the Democratic Party, under the subject “Japanese internment.”

Jonathan Greenblatt (Julie Jacobson / Associated Press)

ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt Compares Trump’s Database to Holocaust

NEW YORK, New York — While delivering his opening remarks at the Anti Defamation League (ADL) “Never is Now” Summit on Anti-Semitism at the Grand Hyatt on Thursday, ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt pledged to register as a Muslim if President-elect Donald Trump and his administration proceed to create a government database to register and track foreign entrants from Muslim countries in order to thwart terrorism.