Abraham Foxman, Leading Supporter of Turkish Genocide

Abraham Foxman, Leading Supporter of Turkish Genocide

No Place for Denial

Municipalities must sever ties with the Anti-Defamation League’s No Place for Hate program because the ADL

  • Refuses to unambiguously acknowledge the Armenian Genocide
  • Engages in genocide denial by echoing Turkish calls for a “historians commission”
  • Lobbies against U.S. recognition of the Armenian Genocide

For many years, the ADL has refused to acknowledge that the massacres by the Turkish government of 1.5 million Armenians between 1915 and 1923 constitute genocide; the ADL has also actively participated in genocide denial by lobbying for Turkey to prevent passage of a United States Congressional resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide.

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