Florham Park, NJ, August 30, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed concern over anti-Semitic vandalism that has struck parts of Ocean County, NJ, calling it, “an attack on the entire community.” On August 25, spray-painted swastikas and the words “Hail Hitler” were discovered on playground equipment at Yeshiva Ketana. A number of swastikas
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ADL Welcomes Settlement Ensuring Access to Voter Registration Services

New York, NY, July 15, 2016… The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) New Jersey Region welcomed a settlement announced last week which would ensure that low-income citizens of New Jersey are provided voter registration services through public assistance agencies, as required by the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA). The settlement follows allegations that the New Jersey Department of Human
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Know Your Rights! School and Workplace Accommodations for the Jewish High Holidays

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) firmly believes that to create welcoming and respectful school and workplace environments, diligent efforts should be made to accommodate observance of the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur and other religious practices with school or work responsibilities in a meaningful way. Accommodating students and employees who seek to
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Let’s Talk Politics: Bias, Dialogue and Critical Thinking

As we enter the final phase of the 2016 Presidential campaign, teachers may want to engage young people in conversations about the election and provide opportunities for students to learn more, ask questions and understand what they are seeing and hearing. Below are tips and strategies for engaging in these potentially contentious conversations in the
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ADL New Jersey Region Annual Gala

The Anti-Defamation League New Jersey Region is pleased to celebrate its Annual Gala on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 6:00pm at Liberty House in Jersey City, NJ. ADL’s Americanism Award will be presented to John Kuntz, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, The Provident Bank; The Torch of Liberty Award will be presented to
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ADL New Jersey Regional Board Meeting

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