Anti-Defamation Commission


B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission Inc. (ADC) is the human rights arm of B’nai B’rith Australia/New Zealand. The ADC is dedicated to the elimination of antisemitism; to combating racism, intolerance and prejudice; and to seeking to secure justice and fair treatment for all.      



ADC condemns daubing

April 5, 2016 by  

The B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission has condemned an act of anti-Semitic vandalism against the Maroubra synagogue in Sydney in which a swastika was spray painted on the front of the synagogue’s wall. [Read more]

Greece’s drive to recognise Palestine disappoints the ADC

December 25, 2015 by  

Australia’s B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission (ADC) has labelled the vote by The Greek parliament urging the Greek government to recognise the state of Palestine as premature and counterproductive. [Read more]

ALP resolution analysed

July 26, 2015 by  

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry has analysed the resolution passed at the ALP conference in Melbourne dealing with the Israel-Palestine conflict. [Read more]

Tweeting anti-Semitism

July 24, 2015 by  

Australia’s B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission (ADC)  has commended Twitter for creating a new ‘safety centre’ that will assist users in reporting anti-Semitic tweets. [Read more]

ADC says “No” to statue of Nazi sympathiser

July 19, 2015 by  

Australia’s B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission (ADC)  has urged the Hungarian government to halt its plans to erect a life-size statue honouring Bálint Homan, a well-known anti-Semitic minister and Nazi supporter. [Read more]

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