Paying Tribute to the Journey Juneteenth

Join us for our second annual virtual Juneteenth Celebration on June 15, 2022 from 1-2PM. Juneteenth is the oldest holiday commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States; specifically, when the word of freedom made its way to Texas. We are planning a statewide celebration with song, poems, students, and speaker recognizing this important part of Texas heritage and American

ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents 2021

Antisemitic incidents reported to ADL reached an all-time high of 2,717 in the United States last year – an average of more than seven incidents per day and a 34 percent increase year over year, including assaults, harassment and vandalism. This is the highest number on record since ADL began tracking antisemitic incidents in 1979.

New Antisemitism Uncovered Video Series

ADL’s new Antisemitism Uncovered video series was created to explain and combat the most prevalent antisemitic myths. The videos are a companion to Antisemitism Uncovered: A Guide to Old Myths in a New Era, ADL’s comprehensive resource with historical context, fact-based descriptions of the myths, contemporary examples and calls-to-action for addressing this hate. The first video on the myth of

Extremism and Antisemitism at the U.S. Capitol

ADL has been monitoring extremist rhetoric surrounding the violence that erupted Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. We have published a number of pieces about ongoing displays of antisemitism, right-wing extremism and the mainstreaming of hate that can be found here.

NEWS

Texas Legislative Update

Texas Legislative Update March 22, 2021 The 2021 Texas Legislative Session is in full swing with the bill filing deadline now behind us. The session will run through May 31, 2021. With the COVID-19 pandemic and following the Texas freeze, in many ways this will be a session unlike any other we have seen before. ADL is currently tracking hundreds

Extremism and Antisemitism at the U.S. Capitol

ADL has been monitoring extremist rhetoric surrounding the violence that erupted Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. We have published a number of pieces about ongoing displays of antisemitism, right-wing extremism and the mainstreaming of hate that can be found here.

BLOG POSTS

Board Member Spotlight

How did you first become involved in ADL? How are you involved now?  My then-girlfriend, now wife, was applying for GLI. She told me I should apply for the program. I applied because I thought it would be a good way to spend extra time with her. Lo and behold I was accepted into the GLI program and fell in

Meet ADL Texoma new Regional Director, Stacy Cushing

Stacy joined ADL last summer in the role of Deputy Regional Director and was promoted to Regional Director in May of this year. Stacy comes to ADL with a corporate background, experience in nonprofit management, and a passion for community engagement. What about ADL’s work attracted you to the organization? The mission to stop the defamation of the Jewish people

EVENTS

Paying Tribute to the Journey Juneteenth

  Join us for our second annual virtual Juneteenth Celebration on June 15, 2022 from 1-2PM. Juneteenth is the oldest holiday commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States; specifically, when the word of freedom made its way to Texas. We are planning a statewide celebration with song, poems, students, and speaker recognizing this important part of Texas heritage and

2022 Walk Against Hate

      Join us on April 3, 2022 at PNC Plaza at the American Airlines Center for the 2022 Walk Against Hate. We will come together as a community to stand up against antisemitism and hate of all kinds. Registration will go live January 2022 and all 2021 registrants remain in place. Please contact Stacy Cushing at scushing@adl.org with