August 30, 2016






Florham Park, NJ, August 30, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed concern over anti-Semitic vandalism that has struck parts of Ocean County, NJ, calling it, “an attack on the entire community.” On August 25, spray-painted swastikas and the words “Hail Hitler” were discovered on playground equipment at Yeshiva Ketana. A number of swastikas
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July 18, 2016






New York, NY, July 15, 2016… The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) New Jersey Region welcomed a settlement announced last week which would ensure that low-income citizens of New Jersey are provided voter registration services through public assistance agencies, as required by the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA). The settlement follows allegations that the New Jersey Department of Human
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July 7, 2016






New Jersey ranked third in the nation for anti-Semitic incidents reported in 2015, behind New York, with 198, and California, with 175. The New Jersey counties with the highest totals were Ocean (23), Middlesex (15), and Monmouth (15). “Our numbers are what’s reported,” Mr. Cohen said. “For every reported incident, there are those that go
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June 29, 2016






To Joshua Cohen, ADL’s regional director for New Jersey, what was especially troubling was the total of 23 incidents that took place on campuses in 2015. In January, swastikas were found drawn on bathroom walls at Montclair State University. In February, swastikas and “Heil Hitler” were drawn on bathroom stalls in the Monmouth University student
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CljeXspWEAE_vLL (1) June 22, 2016






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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