The ADL and Gun Control

The Anti-Defamation League's recent attack on Republican Presidential candidate Ben Carson for citing the role of Nazi Germany's gun laws in the Holocaust shows that the organization has subordinated its charter and its good name to advocacy of the Democratic Party. Abraham Foxman's departure from the ADL's leadership has done little to improve matters because, as reported by the Washington Post, Jonathan A. Greenblatt, national director of the Anti-Defamation League, responded in a statement that Carson 'has a right to his views on gun control, but the notion that Hitler’s gun-control policy contributed to the Holocaust is historically inaccurate.' He added that 'gun control did not cause the Holocaust; Nazism and anti-Semitism did.' If we take note of ADL's 501(c)(3) tax exempt status, ADL has no business at all taking sides as to what issues belong in the presidential debates. Greenblatt's paramount goal is clearly to...(Read Full Article)