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Old 08-09-2012, 07:09 AM
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A quick search of the Wikipedia page of the Anti-Defamation League turns up some interesting information, including this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anti-de...efamation_suit

It's not hard to google examples where the ADL / members of ADL have cried wolf much to the detriment of their cause. It's also not difficult to google examples of the organization making very positive contributions.

I would encourage people who are unfamiliar with the organization to read the entirety of the wiki on it and do some homework.
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Old 08-09-2012, 07:19 AM
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Google "Hatebreed ADL" and this thread is 4th on the results; 2nd page (after a slew of CNN links), with "Hatebreed White Power". What you all have posted has made you part of a much bigger conversation, even if it is a matter of setting the record straight in our little part of the metal community.

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Old 08-09-2012, 08:23 AM
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Shameful on all counts, specially since I find Hatebreed to perpetuate nothing but positivity and inspiration to anyone who listens to them. Also had the pleasure of meeting three of them and they were more than willing to hang out with fans. I think Hatebreed handled the situation well, very professional, making sure CNN are seen as being totally in-professional.
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Old 08-09-2012, 10:13 AM
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It's not hard to google examples where the ADL / members of ADL have cried wolf much to the detriment of their cause. It's also not difficult to google examples of the organization making very positive contributions.

I would encourage people who are unfamiliar with the organization to read the entirety of the wiki on it and do some homework.
You're right. I can Google both, but there should never be a case where a league against defamation, or any member of it, is committing the very thing they are preaching against. People forgive mistakes when they are honest mistakes, but there is nothing worse than preaching against something and then doing that exact thing. If you do that, even once, no one can ever believe you again.

In no way am I bashing or being unfair here. But if it is taken that way, obviously it is up to your judgment to remove.
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Old 08-09-2012, 11:18 AM
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http://www.blabbermouth.net/news.asp...sitemID=177876

CNN has apologized.

You can all now move on to the next horrible travesty of justice in the world.
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Old 08-10-2012, 06:30 AM
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CNN has apologized.

You can all now move on to the next horrible travesty of justice in the world.
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Old 08-10-2012, 12:34 PM
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I always thought that Jamey Jasta dressed like a Cholo..... hella white power, brah.
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A follow up.. the ADL has issued a written apology to Hatebreed.

Here it is: link
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Old 08-15-2012, 02:49 AM
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A follow up.. the ADL has issued a written apology to Hatebreed.

Here it is: link
Good to see.
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