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  • Ford Foundation awards $500,000 grant to ADL

    May 16, 2012 | 10:19 am

    The Ford Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Anti-Defamation League to support research on anti-immigrant groups and continue anti-bias training for educators.

    The grant will enable ADL’s Center on Extremism to expand its efforts to gather, analyze and circulate...

  • Ford Foundation to end Israel funding

    April 7, 2011 | 3:34 pm

    The Ford Foundation is denying that it is ending its Israel funding over criticism leveled at the foundation and some of the groups it helps to fund.

    The Forward reported Thursday that the philanthropic foundation, which has contributed $40 million to civil society groups since...

  • Foundation to Stop Funding Hate Groups

    By Edwin Black

    November 27, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    In a stunning reversal, the Ford Foundation has admitted it erred in funding anti-Israeli Palestinian groups and has vowed to establish tough new guidelines to stop its funds from being used for anti-Semitic action anywhere in the world.

    The foundation said it was "disgusted" by...

  • Ford Funded Durbin Anti-Israel Activists

    By Edwin Black

    October 16, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    In August 2001, thousands of human rights activists from around the globe gathered in Durban, South Africa, for a United Nations conference that participants hoped would address racial injustice plaguing humanity, from Rwanda to Sri Lanka to the United States.

    But after more than a...