February 11, 2015

  Joshua Cohen, ADL’s New Jersey regional director called the tweets “alarming and outrageous.” “They are examples of the power of social media to propel hate-filled bigotry, not just around the block but around the world,” he said in a phone interview. “It is important for government officials and civic and religious leaders and school…
Read more ▶

February 6, 2015

Florham Park, NJ, February 6, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed alarm over outrageous, hate-filled, anti-Semitic tweets by several teenagers in Jackson, New Jersey. A group of teenagers tweeted messages encouraging violence against Jews and Jewish businesses and posted pictures of themselves with Nazi symbols. One of the teens, the daughter of a…
Read more ▶

January 29, 2015

Florham Park, NJ, January 29, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) praised the New Jersey State Senate on the introduction of a resolution condemning the global surge in anti-Semitism, which was unanimously approved today by the Senate committee. ADL submitted testimony to the State Senate in Trenton, underscoring the significant timing of this legislative initiative,…
Read more ▶

January 14, 2015

Joshua Cohen, 37, a veteran of the Anti-Defamation League’s Philadelphia office, is the new director of New Jersey ADL. His agenda for New Jersey includes “fighting anti-Semitism, bigotry, and hate; collaborating with coalition partners, interfaith partners, and law enforcement; and furthering our civil rights agenda and our educational issues.”…
Read more ▶