ADL Promotes Books on Diversity and Social Justice with Consulate of Mexico

On July 27th, Monica Bauer, ADL’s Coordinator of Latino Community Relations, spoke at the inauguration of the Children’s Library at the Consulate of Mexico in San Diego. She spoke about ADL’s Books Matter initiative and how books can teach children to understand and challenge bias and bullying and to promote social action in order to
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ADL Hosts Sixth Bishop of San Diego Robert McElroy

On July 22nd, ADL had the honor of hosting a meeting with Bishop McElroy, Monsignor Mikulanis and members of ADL and the Jewish community. We had a wonderful conversation that included pressing contemporary issues such as global anti-Semitism, xenophobia, immigration reform and Catholic-Jewish relations. We look forward to continue our work together for the betterment
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Alarming Rate of Extremist Related Shootouts with Police in 2016

Since Jan­u­ary 2009, ADL has tracked 70 inci­dents in which shots were fired between police and domes­tic ide­o­log­i­cal extrem­ists. Eighty-four per­cent of those involved were pur­vey­ors of extreme right-wing ideologies. The July 17 attack on Baton Rouge police marks the ninth such inci­dent this year. With nine inci­dents year-to-date, verses a full-year aver­age of 8.5
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Poké­mon GO, A Popular Game with Some Troubling Consequences

The Poké­mon GO app is a hybrid vir­tual and real world game. The game’s objec­tive is to use a smart­phone to find, see and capture/collect vir­tual Poké­mon char­ac­ters. Many play­ers find the game highly engag­ing, enter­tain­ing and even addic­tive. Poké­mon char­ac­ters are appar­ently ran­domly dis­trib­uted on the game’s map, but can also be col­lected at
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The new chapter in Catholic–Jewish relations: Celebrating 50 years of Nostra Aetate

Learn more about Catholic-Jewish relations here:
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Anti-Semitism in Europe: Are Europe’s Jewish Communities at a Tipping Point?

Please join us for a special briefing on Anti-Semitism in Europe by ADL’s Director of European Affairs, Andrew Srulevitch
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