ADL Welcomes Senate Confirmation of Loretta Lynch

New York, NY, April 23, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) welcomed today’s Senate confirmation of Loretta Lynch as United States Attorney General. Barry Curtiss-Lusher, ADL National Chair, and Abraham H. Foxman, ADL National Director, issued the following statement: We are pleased that the Senate has confirmed Loretta Lynch as Attorney General, and we congratulate…
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PIX11: Commack High School students photographed wearing swastika t-shirts

“We have to keep our eye on the ball,” (ADL New York Regional Director Evan Bernstein) said in a recent interview with PIX11 News about a recently documented rise in the number of hate groups in New York, as well as an increase in the number of hateful acts, like the swaztika-emblazoned t-shirts.  Bernstein said…
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Spotlight On: Julissa Gutierrez

We are proud to recognize Julissa Gutierrez, an alumnus of ADL New York Region’s Summer Internship Program class of 1998, for her appointment to Deputy Director of Constituency Affairs for Governor Cuomo’s administration. Julissa previously served in a number of roles at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund; most…
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The 1st Annual ADL New York Region Advocacy Summit

The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) New York Region held its 1st annual Advocacy Summit from Monday, March 30 to Thursday, April 2, 2015. Throughout the week, ADL constituents met with local elected officials across all five boroughs, Long Island, and Westchester to discuss the work being done by ADL in their communities. The Advocacy Summit began…
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ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy and Art

The New York Region will hold its third ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy and Art (ArtWorks ADL) on Thursday, June 4th at the Skylight Modern Event Space. ArtWorks ADL is the premier art exhibition, fundraiser and silent auction highlighting the mission and impact of the Anti-Defamation League – to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure the justice and fair treatment to all.

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The 8th Annual Charlotte and Jacques Wolf Educators’ Conference on Echoes and Reflections

This unique opportunity is for middle and secondary English, history and fine arts educators interested in enhancing their own knowledge and understanding of the Holocaust and other genocides while learning instructional strategies to engage students in this difficult subject matter. Applications are now open! …
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