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ADL AUDIT: ANTI-SEMITIC INCIDENTS IN NEW JERSEY RISE 28 PERCENT IN 2015

Florham Park, NJ June 22, 2016…The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents, issued today, details a total of 137 anti-Semitic incidents across New Jersey during the 2015 calendar year. This represents a 28 percent increase from the 107 incidents reported during the same period in 2014. The 137 reported incidents included: Assaults: 1 incident
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ICOM Joins Legal Brief in Support of Islamic Society of Basking Ridge

New York, NY, May 11, 2016 … The Interfaith Coalition on Mosques (ICOM) today joined a friend-of-the court brief filed on behalf of a coalition of civil rights and interfaith organizations in support of The Islamic Society of Basking Ridge (ISBR). Filed with a federal court in New Jersey, the brief asserts that the Township
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Making Sense of the Orlando Shooting

It’s natural to feel confused and powerless in the face of extreme hate and violence. However, we are not powerless. We can choose to educate one another and stand together as Americans, equal in value and respect. To that end, ADL offers the following resources: Empowering Children in the Aftermath of Hate Myths & Facts
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Shock and Horror at Mass Shooting Attack in Orlando

Like many of you, we awoke Sunday morning to the news of the unconscionable attack at The Pulse nightclub in Orlando apparently targeting the LGBTQ community, an attack that is now confirmed as the largest mass shooting in American history and one apparently inspired by an Islamic extremist ideology. The suspected shooter, 29-year-old Omar Mateen
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