ADL Audit: Anti-Semitic Incidents in New Jersey Rise 27 Percent in 2014

Florham Park, NJ, March 30, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents, issued today, details a total of 107 anti-Semitic incidents across New Jersey during the calendar year. This represents a 27 percent increase from the 78 incidents reported during the same period in 2013. The 107 reported incidents included: Assaults: 3…
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North Jerseyans divided on whether Israel is moving toward peace

Abraham Foxman, the  director of the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai Brith, said he welcomed the news of the outcome, saying it reaffirmed the strength of Israeli democracy, and expressed the hope that it would “move Israel closer toward peace.” “As long as Israel continues to be a democracy, there is hope for peace,” Foxman said….
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Tell Your Senators to Stand Up Against Global Anti-Semitism Now

This is a critical time for the Senate to speak out against the rise of shocking and violent anti-Semitic attacks in Europe….
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Profiles in Leadership: Ross Pearlson, ADL Regional Board Chair

ADL lay leaders are central to helping the League accomplish its mission of “stopping the defamation of the Jewish people and securing justice and fair treatment to all” in the region. Profiles in Leadership highlights a different leader and their invaluable contributions to ADL and the region.         Name:  Ross Pearlson Occupation:  Attorney…
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Echoes and Reflections

Echoes and Reflections prepares educators to teach about the Holocaust in a way that stimulates engagement and critical thinking while providing opportunities for students to see the relevance of this complex history to their own lives. Combining the expertise of three leaders in education–ADL, USC Shoah Foundation, and Yad Vashem–the program, designed for middle and high…
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