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Jonathan A. Greenblatt is CEO and National Director of the Anti-Defamation League. An accomplished entrepreneur and innovative leader with deep experience in the private, public and nonprofit sector, he today leads all aspects of one of the most respected civil rights organizations in the country.

ARTICLES BY: Jonathan A. Greenblatt

January 4, 2022 12:33 pm

Why ‘It Could Happen Here’

In the 1930s, as Nazi Germany was gearing up for war against its European neighbors and starting to implement the antisemitic Nuremberg Laws that presaged...

September 19, 2019 6:35 am

Any US-Iran Talks Must Address the Elephants in the Room

As tensions between the US and Iran continue to escalate, there remains a chance that President Donald Trump might proceed with a much-rumored sit-down with...

April 4, 2018 12:15 pm

An Open Letter to President Trump on Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitism

In the below letter to the White House, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) urged President Trump to, without delay, fill the vacant Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat...

March 2, 2018 10:04 am

Why Do We Continue to Tolerate Louis Farrakhan?

In recent times, there has been one constant in antisemitism in America: Louis Farrakhan. His lacerating speeches -- over more than three decades -- from his pulpit...

July 27, 2017 12:08 pm

Reflecting on Two Years of Leading the Anti-Defamation League

Two years ago -- full of optimism and energy as I joined ADL as its new CEO -- I asked the question: "Can a 100-Year-Old Change the Future?" But it...

May 4, 2016 6:46 am

The History of Antisemitism and the Holocaust

As an organization dedicated to combatting antisemitism and fighting against all forms of bigotry, the Anti-Defamation League speaks often about the Holocaust both from a...

March 9, 2016 7:55 am

We Must Tell the World of the True Motives of the BDS Movement

Political movements often depend on spoken or unspoken hatred to perpetuate themselves. Often, however, they can use ambiguity to mask these motives and appeal to a...

January 31, 2016 7:13 am

Crossing the Line: When Criticism of Israel Becomes Antisemitic

In the wake of a protest against a reception featuring an Israeli community group at a recent LGBTQ conference, there has been widespread controversy. We...

December 24, 2015 6:20 pm

What Iran Has Done While Our Eyes Were Turned Away

It’s been nearly two months since the so-called “adoption day” when Iran officially began the process of scaling back its centrifuges and retrofitting some its...


$15 Million Gift to Help US Holocaust Museum Digitize and Expand Collections - The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC, has received...

The Netherlands Searches Art Collection for Nazi-Looted Works in Government Buildings, Museums

The Netherlands is probing whether there are any Nazi-looted artworks from...

Israeli Athlete Earns Historic Win at European Climbing Tournament  

Geva Levin became the first Israeli athlete to medal at the International Federation...


Bennett Commends Biden for Keeping IRGC on Terror List - Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett commended US President Joe Biden on Tuesday for the White House’s decision to keep Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on the list of...


Israel Authorizes Transfer of $220.6 Million to Arab Sector - Israel’s government on Tuesday authorized the transfer of 740 million shekels ($220.6 million) to the country’s Arab regional authorities, according to Israeli media reports. The move comes two weeks...

Middle East

Palestinian Teen Killed in Confrontation With Israeli Forces at Joseph’s... - A 16-year-old Palestinian was killed by Israeli forces on Tuesday night during a violent riot at Joseph’s Tomb...

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