September 17, 2014

New York, NY, September 17, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed concern over fliers in Williamsburg, Brooklyn adorned with swastikas along with the word “Uber” which means “over” in German and is also the name of a shared car service company. According to reports, fliers appeared on Bedford Avenue earlier this week with…
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September 4, 2014

New York, NY, September 4, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today praised the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) quick arrest of an individual alleged to have targeted two Palestinian-American Muslim women on September 3 in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. According to reports, Brian Boshell, 45, harassed and threatened Linda Sarsour, the Executive Director of the…
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September 3, 2014

New York, NY, September 3, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded the New York Police Department (NYPD) for making an arrest in the assault of an African-American man in an apparent hate crime in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. The NYPD has arrested 21-year-old Samuel Brendler and 22-year-old Ahrone Kofkase who were charged with assault…
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August 21, 2014

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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August 16, 2014

New York, NY, August 15, 2014 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today condemned two anti-Semitic incidents in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. The first incident occurred on August 13 when a man was confronted by three teens and struck in the face. On August 14, a 9 year-old boy was struck on the head after an altercation with…
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