An anti-defamation league is an international non-governmental organization that is located in the United States. The anti-defamation works with the Jewish community to fight against religious segregation and religious racism as well as defend the security of Israel and individuals of the Jewish religion.
The Anti-defamation league was founded in 1913 to help fight against discrimination. Currently the anti-defamation league has 29 offices in the United States and three international offices. The headquarters of the anti-defamation league is located in New York City and is currently headed by Robert Sugarman.
Anti-defamation focuses on separating church and state and allowing religious freedom for individuals of all faiths. The organization works with interfaith camps, religious awareness groups, political efforts, and creating relationships with ethnic groups.