ADL Concerned Over Volume of Unprovoked Anti-Semitic Assaults in Brooklyn in Wake of Attack in Williamsburg

New York, NY, August 23, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today said it was disturbed by the assault of a Hasidic man that took place in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. According to reports, the victim was approached early on the morning of August 21 by the perpetrator who asked for the location of a synagogue before
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ADL Welcomes Mayor de Blasio’s Clear Rejection of BDS

New York, NY, August 23, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today praised New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio for his remarks in which he forcefully rejected the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign as a movement which seeks to undermine Israel’s existence as a Jewish state. Speaking at a synagogue on August 20, Mayor de
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ADL New York Region’s 2016 Summer Internship Program Empowers High School Student Leaders

This summer, ADL welcomed 12 extraordinary high school students to participate in this year’s A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute Summer Internship Program which ran from July 5 – August 11. The students were selected based on their leadership qualities and experience in ADL’s Peer Training and Peer Leadership Programs, an initiative that empowers students to facilitate conversations about hatred, prejudice and discrimination
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ADL Statement on the Crown Heights Anniversary Commemoration

Unfortunately, concerns have surfaced based on a lack of context surrounding the anniversary commemorations of the Crown Heights conflict. The program – organized under the auspices of Project CARE, a significant coalition of diverse community leaders and organizations – is intended to honor the memory of the conflict and its impact on Crown Heights, and
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Imagine X

Imagine X will be on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Metropolitan West. More details will be announced soon.
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Human Relations Award Dinner

Each year, the Human Relations Award recognizes leaders in the legal, business and philanthropic community who are dedicated to and defenders of the mission of ADL.. This year, the Human Relations Award Dinner will open the Anti-Defamation League’s Annual Meeting of the National Comission.
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