April 13, 2015

Florham Park, NJ, April 13, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today condemned an alleged act of anti-Semitism directed at Ahavas Israel Synagogue in Passaic, New Jersey, and commended local law enforcement for its swift response. According to reports, on April 11, lit firecrackers were thrown outside the Synagogue while the suspect yelled “Allahu Akbar”…
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April 2, 2015

“The sharp increase of reported incidents in New Jersey is a reminder that anti-Semitism continues to pose a threat to the Jewish community and larger society as well,” said Joshua Cohen, ADL’s NJ regional director, in a press release. “We are deeply concerned that in 2014 Jews and Jewish institutions were victims of anti-Semitic assaults,…
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March 30, 2015

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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