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NJ.com: ADL Condemns Clifton Man Who Allegedly Threw Firecrackers at Synagogue, Shouted “Allahu Akbar”

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) said it’s “troubled” by an incident over the weekend in which a 21-year-old Clifton man was arrested for allegedly throwing firecrackers at a synagogue while shouting “Allahu Akbar.”…
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The Bergen Record: Civil Rights Group Condemns Alleged Firecracker Attack on Passaic Synagogue

“This troubling incident is a sobering reminder that anti-Semitism has the potential to rear its ugly head, and that New Jersey towns and cities are not immune to anti-Jewish animus,” said Joshua Cohen, the ADL regional director. “We deplore this despicable and hateful act which affects not only the Jewish community, but the community at…
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ADL Regional Director Provides Remarks at Annual Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Service

ADL Regional Director Joshua Cohen provided remarks at the 38th Annual South Orange/Maplewood Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance on April 19th. Mr. Cohen’s remarks touched on the recent disturbing global surge in anti-Semitism while underscoring the importance of confronting and combating anti-Semitism. The South Orange/Maplewood Interfaith Holocaust Remembranc Service is an annual event to commemorate the victims of the…
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ADL Joins 300 Teens For Day of Community Service and Learning

ADL Regional Director Joshua Cohen joined almost 300 teens at J-SERVE 2015, an international day of community service and learning, on Sunday, April 19th at the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest in Whippany, NJ. Mr. Cohen conducted an interactive workshop on the disturbing global surge in anti-Semitism while underscoring the importance of confronting and combating anti-Semitism. J-SERVE is coordinated…
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