May 17, 2015

The schools superintendent for Pascack Valley High School said Saturday he planned to meet next week with representatives of the Anti-Defamation League, in the wake of reports that five students had been suspended for making gestures and remarks that were constructed as white supremacist. School Superintendent Erik Gundersen said the meeting would take Thursday and…
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May 16, 2015

“These allegations, if true, are deeply disturbing,” said Joshua Cohen, ADL New Jersey Regional Director. “Schools must provide safe environments free of racism, prejudice and bigotry, which facilitate learning and understanding among students from diverse backgrounds. We urge the district to investigate and address these allegations.”…
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May 4, 2015

“It is disturbing that this annual event, meant to celebrate Paterson’s diversity and its Palestinian community, reportedly promotes divisiveness by giving a platform to speakers who go beyond the bounds of legitimate criticism of Israel and promote comparisons between Israel and Nazi Germany,” he said. “The presence of the mayor and other elected officials only lends credibility and legitimacy to these false comparisons and offensive remarks.”…
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