March 22, 2016

SITUATIONAL OVERVIEW We are deeply saddened and troubled by the terrorist attacks that took place in Belgium, Brussels this morning. Two explosions were set off at the Brussels airport, and one at a subway station. As of this writing, according to Belgian media, more than 30 individuals were killed, and approximately 200 wounded. One of…
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March 17, 2016

Florham Park, NJ, March 17, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed disappointment in Toms River Mayor Tom Kelaher’s use of the word “invasion” when referring to the increased Orthodox Jewish population in the community, calling it, “incendiary.” Mayor Kelaher’s comments appeared in a March 14 Bloomberg article that delved into the recent tensions…
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March 3, 2016

Florham Park, NJ, March 3, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today strongly condemned the anti-Semitic vandalism discovered at Ridgewood Park in Toms River, NJ calling it a “reprehensible display of hate.” The words “Burn the Jews” and other obscene words were discovered on March 1 scratched into playground equipment at the Riverwood Rodeo playground…
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The New Jersey chapter of the Anti-Defamation League this week said Rutgers must “make clear that such incidents have no place on its campus.” “Schools must provide safe environments which facilitate learning and understanding among students from diverse backgrounds,” Joshua Cohen, ADL New Jersey Regional Director, said in a statement from the organization. “Incidents like…
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