Foxman in January 2011
|Born||May 1, 1940|
|Other names||Henryk Stanislas Kurpi|
|Occupation||Director, Anti-Defamation League|
|Known for||Jewish supremacism|
Foxman's father supported Vladimir Jabotinsky, founder of Revisionist Zionism. As a young man Foxman belonged to several Zionist youth groups including Betar, the Jabotinsky youth movement, the left-wing Habonim and the apolitical Young Judaea.
Foxman immigrated to the United States in 1950 with his parents. He graduated from Yeshivah of Flatbush, in Brooklyn, New York. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the City College of New York and graduated with honors in history. Foxman also holds a law degree from the New York University School of Law. He did graduate work in Jewish studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and in international economics at New York's New School University.
- ADL's Foxman's Forges Impossible Alliance of Armenians, Turks and Boston-Area Jews
- Abe Foxman's Genocide Denial Road Show on Western Voices World News
- Abe Foxman's Genocide Denial Roadshow, Part 2