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anti-defamation league


Facebook ordered to take down anti-Semitic page

The Anti-Defamation League says a page claiming Jewish people are involved in ritual murder constitutes hate speech and therefore should be removed immediately.

By February 5, 2014


Sparks fly over anti-Semitic tweets in France

After an explosion of anti-Jewish posts on Twitter in France, the Anti-Defamation League contends that it's too hard for users to report offensive tweets. Twitter begs to differ.

By October 17, 2012


Anti-hate group updates Web filter

The Anti-Defamation League releases a new version of its Web filter, taking off the price tag and adding the ability to block pornography and violent content.

March 21, 2002


Video games raise concerns over racism

The Anti-Defamation League issues a report warning of a new generation of video games that espouse racist violence.

By February 21, 2002


Anti-racism site target of cyberattack

The Anti-Defamation League Web site is the target of an anti-Israel attack, the latest in a string of cyber break-ins related to the violence in the Middle East.

By December 27, 2000


Booksellers disavow content of controversial title

Amazon and Barnesandnoble.com agree to post an Anti-Defamation League statement on their Web sites that calls a controversial book an anti-Semitic forgery and a tool of hate groups.

By March 28, 2000


Group urges Yahoo to shut alleged racist Net clubs

The Anti-Defamation League accuses Net heavyweight Yahoo of violating its own rules by allowing anti-Semitic and racist Web communities to proliferate on its service.

By February 24, 2000


Yahoo will address alleged hate clubs

A day after issuing a public criticism against Yahoo, the Anti-Defamation League says the Web portal has vowed to work to remove alleged racist and anti-Semitic "clubs" from its service.

By February 25, 2000


Controversial domains go to civil rights groups

Groups such as the Anti-Defamation League and the NAACP quietly register some of the most derogatory domain names on the Net.

By May 1, 1998


Cyber Patrol to block hate speech

The software maker and the Anti-Defamation League announce a filter that will bar access to hate speech on the Net.

December 16, 1997