Last week, the Missouri History Museum justified censoring public discourse and silencing Palestinian voices by claiming that comparing Palestine and Ferguson is like comparing apples and oranges. That the museums director had no qualms with discussing Ferguson and Ayotzinapa side-by-side indicates that her main concern is not the difficulty of comparing different cases of oppression but the inclusion of Palestine in particular. Selectively censoring Palestinian voices and culturefrom their childrens artwork, to their cuisine and especially their solidarity with Fergusonis nothing new.

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Taboo memory: The solidarity that selective history tries to erase

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The Anti-Defamation League has released its ADL Global 100 study which measures public attitudes and opinions toward Jews in over 100 countries.

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The ADL GLOBAL 100: An Index of Anti-Semitism


Netanyahu Clarification on Two-State Solution ADL welcomed the prime minister’s comments clarifying his position on a two-state solution. In an interview with MSNBC, Netanyahu stated his desire for a “sustainable peaceful two-state solution.” Read More AP Photo/Dan Balilty The archbishop of New York was honored for his “tremendous strides in bringing together people of all faiths.” Read More Michael Priest Photography ADL applauded the introduction of a Senate resolution, which condemns anti-Semitism and urges measures to prevent and combat anti-Semitic attacks and incidents in Europe

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New York, NY, February 9, 2015 The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today urged the Urban Outfitters retail chain to remove a tapestry currently being sold in stores that is eerily reminiscent of the prisoner gray and white stripes and pink triangles that gay male prisoners were forced to wear in Nazi concentration camps. Whether intentional or not, this gray and white striped pattern and pink triangle combination is deeply offensive and should not be mainstreamed into popular culture, said Abraham H. Foxman, ADL National Director and a Holocaust survivor

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Anti-Defamation League Logo of the Anti-Defamation League Director Key people The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), formerly known as the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith, is an international Jewish non-governmental organization based in the United States. Describing itself as “the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency”, the ADL states that it “fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all,” doing so through “information, education, legislation, and advocacy.”[1][2] Founded in October 1913 by The Independent Order of B’nai B’rith, a Jewish service organization in the United States, its original mission statement was “to stop, by appeals to reason and conscience and, if necessary, by appeals to law, the defamation of the Jewish people. Its ultimate purpose is to secure justice and fair treatment to all citizens alike and to put an end forever to unjust and unfair discrimination against and ridicule of any sect or body of citizens.”[1] The ADL has 29 offices in the United States and three offices in other countries, with its headquarters located in New York City.

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Anti-Defamation League Logo of the Anti-Defamation League Director Key people The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), formerly known as the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith, is an international Jewish non-governmental organization based in the United States.

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Anti-Defamation League Logo of the Anti-Defamation League Director Key people The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), formerly known as the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith, is an international Jewish non-governmental organization based in the United States.

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Netanyahu Clarification on Two-State Solution ADL welcomed the prime minister’s comments clarifying his position on a two-state solution. In an interview with MSNBC, Netanyahu stated his desire for a “sustainable peaceful two-state solution.” Read More AP Photo/Dan Balilty ADL applauded the introduction of a Senate resolution, which condemns anti-Semitism and urges measures to prevent and combat anti-Semitic attacks and incidents in Europe.

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Netanyahu Clarification on Two-State Solution ADL welcomed the prime minister’s comments clarifying his position on a two-state solution.

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Netanyahu Clarification on Two-State Solution ADL welcomed the prime minister’s comments clarifying his position on a two-state solution.

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