NEWS

The WSJ: Jewish Group: Condemn NYC Anti-Israel Bridge Flag

NEW YORK — A prominent Jewish group wants city leaders to condemn a politically charged banner that showed up on the Manhattan Bridge during a Pro-Palestinian march. The Anti-Defamation League denounced Wednesday’s demonstration and the giant “Boycott, Divest, Sanction” banner as an attempt to “delegitimize Israel.” Read the full Wall Street Journal Article …
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ADL Denounces Anti-Israel Demonstration on the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges; NYC Leadership Urged To Condemn Efforts to Delegitimize Israel

New York, NY, August 21, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today denounced anti-Israel demonstrations that took place on both the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges on August 20 which included a display of a large banner calling for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel. The organizers of the rally claim to represent a collection…
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BLOG POSTS

ADL Documents “Dramatic” Surge in Global Anti-Semitism During Operation Protective Edge in Gaza this Summer

A new report from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) provides a snapshot of the dramatic upsurge in violence and hatred against Jews around the world during and related to Israel’s recent military operation to stop Hamas rockets and dismantle tunnels in Gaza.  Violence against Jews and Jewish institutions increased significantly during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge in July and…
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Graffiti in Brooklyn Equates the NYPD to Nazis

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has reported disturbing anti-NYPD graffiti in Greenpoint, Brooklyn that equated the NYPD with Nazis. According to police, the graffiti was spray-painted onto a police car and discovered early in the morning on August 26th. It included a swastika and the slogan “NAZIS=NYPD.” NYPD, and particularly NYPD’s Hate Crimes…
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EVENTS

The Gaza War – Strategic and Political Implications

Join us for a special briefing with Professor Efraim Inbar, Director, Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies Bar-Ilan University to discuss the recent Gaza War and its implications for the future of Israel and the region.

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The 20th Annual Human Relations Award Luncheon

The ADL New York Lawyers Division invites you to the 20th annual Human Relations Award Luncheon on November 18, 2014 recognizing leaders in the legal, business and philanthropic community. …
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