August 27, 2014

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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July 22, 2013

Date: July 22, 2013   The number of anti-Semitic incidents in New York State increased in 2012, ranking the state first in the nation for the overall number of anti-Jewish incidents, according to newly issued statistics from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). ADL’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents counted a total of 248 incidents statewide in 2012, representing…
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June 28, 2013

Date: June 28, 2013   The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) announced the election of Gregg M. Mashberg as its new board chair of the New York region.  A prominent litigation partner in the Manhattan law firm of Proskauer Rose LLP, Mr. Mashberg has been actively involved with ADL for more than 10 years.  He was elected to serve…
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June 18, 2013

Name: Gregg M. Mashberg     Community: New Rochelle, NY and NYC         Occupation: Lawyer & Partner at Proskauer Rose LLP ADL Role: Board Chair, NY Region   1.     What is your earliest memory of ADL?          When I was a teenager, I remember my father talking about writing a check to ADL.  I don’t know the context…
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