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CNN: What the Killings at Kansas Jewish Sites Say About U.S. Hate Groups

ADL New York Region Director Evan Bernstein told CNN, “Unfortunately throughout history, Jews have been a target around the holidays. We always feel it’s necessary for Jewish organizations to try to ramp up security.”…
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ADL Welcomes Court Decision on Use of NYC Public Schools For Religious Worship

New York, NY, April 3, 2014 …The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed a “well-reasoned” Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding the constitutionality of a New York City School Board policy prohibiting rent-free use of public schools for religious worship. The Court specifically found that the policy does not violate the Free Exercise or Establishment…
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ADL Interfaith Panel for Glass Leadership Institute: Featuring Veteran Educators at Catholic and Islamic Elementary, Middle, and High Schools in NYC

March 2014: ADL New York hosted a special panel with fantastic educators who all participated in ADL’s unique interfaith/intergroup initiatives during 2013. Panelists attended Bearing Witness, ADL’s annual conference on Holocaust education for Catholic school educators, and Building Bridges/Connecting Classrooms, a one-day seminar designed for Jewish and Muslim educators together to learn about presenting each…
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ADL New York Region Takes Action Against Anti-Semitic Incident in Westchester

When reports surfaced that a Westchester fire chief had made anti-Semitic remarks about an elected official, ADL immediately took action.  The controversy came to light in two separate sworn depositions taken earlier this year. According to one deponent, Fairview Fire Chief Anthony LoGiudice referred to Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner as a “… sucking Jew…
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