September 30, 2014

Name: Adam Cohen Occupation: Portfolio Manager Community: New York Region ADL Role:  Glass Leadership Institute Co-Chair, New York Regional Board, NGP   How did you get involved in ADL?   While I had always been aware of ADL’s work and respected their global vision, I hadn’t contemplated becoming actively involved.  Through happenstance, I became aware of the…
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This month ADL New York Region welcomed its Glass Leadership Institute (GLI) class of 2015. This year’s class of 21 participants is comprised of a diverse group of emerging leaders committed to the mission of ADL. Participants engage in nine months of dynamic, interactive sessions on a broad range of ADL topics. The culmination of…
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September 22, 2014

The online activ­ity of Mufid Elfgeeh, whose arrest for attempt­ing to pro­vide mate­r­ial sup­port for ter­ror, attempt­ing to kill U.S. sol­diers, and pos­ses­sion of firearms and silencers was made pub­lic this week by the U.S. Depart­ment of Jus­tice, under­scores the cen­tral­ity of the Inter­net in the rad­i­cal­iza­tion and recruit­ment process. Elfgeeh uti­lized mul­ti­ple online plat­forms includ­ing Twit­ter, Face­book,…
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September 5, 2014

“I strongly believe that a strong and politically well-connected ADL during the Hitler period would have saved many more Jewish lives, especially children. The ADL gives us a forum to confront anti-Semitism wherever we find it. So it is important for all of us, especially the younger generations, to be an active part of the…
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