Audit 2019

Statement from ADL CEO & National Director Jonathan Greenblatt on Killing of George Floyd

We stand in solidarity with the Black community as they yet again are subject to pain and suffering at the hands of a racist and unjust system. While it is a necessary first step in the pathway towards justice that former Officer Derek Chauvin was taken into custody yesterday, it is simply not enough. Based on the horrifying cell phone

New York/New Jersey Audit of Antisemitic Incidents: Year in Review 2019

Each year, ADL’s Center on Extremism tracks incidents of antisemitic harassment, vandalism, and assault in the United States. Since 1979, we have published this information in an annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents. In 2019 ADL tabulated 2,107 antisemitic incidents throughout the United States, a 12% increase from the 1,879 recorded in 2018 and the highest number on record since ADL

MAY TAKE ACTION ITEMS TAKE ACTION NOW: FEDERAL INITIATIVE – CALL ON CONGRESS TO CONDEMN ANTI-ASIAN HATE RELATED TO COVID-19 America has seen a rise in anti-Asian American hate, bias and violence as a result of COVID-19. Since January 2020, hundreds of cases of xenophobic racial slurs and physical assault against Asians and Asian Americans have been reported. We are urging Congress to

COVID-19 Response

As America responds to the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, we here at ADL are actively mobilized and continuing our important work of “Fighting Hate for Good.” While recognizing we live in uncertain and unpredictable times, we also realize our vital mission to “stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all” continues, and

Fighting Hate From Home

Please join us to find out more about what is going on, how ADL is standing up against this extremism, and how you can fight hate from home. ADL is rolling out a series of Fighting Hate from Home discussions with our team of experts and we urge you to take part so you can stay informed and speak out.

NEWS

241 NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY SCHOOLS COMPLETE ADL ‘NO PLACE FOR HATE’ PROGRAM FOR 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR 

New York, NY, May 26, 2020 … ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) announced today that 241 schools successfully completed the anti-hate organization’s premier education program, No Place for Hate, reaching over 180,000 students in New York and New Jersey during the 2019-2020 school year.   “We are incredibly proud of all the schools that participated in and completed ADL’s No Place For Hate program this school year, as they have

Antisemitic Incidents in New Jersey at Highest Levels Ever Recorded, According to New ADL Report

New York, New York, May 12, 2020… According to new data released by ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) today, antisemitic incidents rose 73% in New Jersey in 2019, reaching 345 total incidents – the most ever recorded in the state and the second–highest number recorded in any state across the country last year.    According to ADL’s data, New Jersey experienced dramatic increases in antisemitic incidents across all categories.  Vandalism increased 72%, from 104 incidents in 2018 to 179 incidents in

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Statement from ADL CEO & National Director Jonathan Greenblatt on Killing of George Floyd

We stand in solidarity with the Black community as they yet again are subject to pain and suffering at the hands of a racist and unjust system. While it is a necessary first step in the pathway towards justice that former Officer Derek Chauvin was taken into custody yesterday, it is simply not enough. Based on the horrifying cell phone

Join the Movement & Congratulate #NoPlaceForHate Schools!

ADL New York/New Jersey is excited to recognize the 241 schools in our region who achieved the designation of No Place For Hate® in the 2019-2020 school year! We are so proud of the nearly 181,000 students who have proven their commitment to building inclusive and safe communities. For the full list of 2019-2020 No Place For Hate designated schools

EVENTS

21st Annual Supreme Court Review

Join us for the 21st Annual Supreme Court Review this summer on Wednesday, July 8th, from 12-2pm. This simulcast/video conference event will be live-streamed from the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia as scholars discuss the most important cases of the term. If your firm would like to host a screening, please contact Erin Kuchar at ekuchar@adl.org More information can be

Annual Real Estate Luncheon

Proudly presented by ADL New York/New Jersey’s Real Estate Division, this year’s event will honor Jeffrey R. Gural and keynote speaker John Miller.