2019 ADL New York/New Jersey Annual Meeting

ADL New York/New Jersey’s Annual Meeting gathers the Regional Board along with supportive lay leaders and community partners to reflect upon ADL’s local accomplishments throughout the year, and establish our goals for the future. NY/NJ Regional Director Evan Bernstein opened the evening with a somber reflection;  “I never thought I would see the normalization of [anti-Semitism] in our community,” referring

NY/NJ Regional Director Evan Bernstein joined NYC council members including Speaker Corey Johnson and Jewish Caucus Chair Councilman Chaim Deutsch, and other Jewish leaders at a press conference to address the trend of anti-Semitic incidents in New York City.

ADL Responds to the Recent String of Anti-Semitic Attacks in Brooklyn

Evan Bernstein joined Jewish leaders, Speaker Corey Johnson and other members of the New York City Council for a press conference on the disturbing uptick in anti-Semitic incidents in Brooklyn. In the past two weeks, ADL issued press releases on two alleged anti-Semitic assaults of Orthodox men in the Williamsburg area, offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to

ADL in the News – May 2019

Coverage of the 2018 Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents On April 30, 2019, ADL released its annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents. If you haven’t already, please read the National, and New York/New Jersey report findings. 27 media outlets across the New York and New Jersey covered these findings, featuring the audit data and in-depth analysis from Regional Director Evan Bernstein and

Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents: Year in Review 2018

In 2018, ADL recorded 1,879 anti-Semitic incidents in the United States. White supremacists stepped up their activities, and the number of incidents of assault, harassment and vandalism remained at near-historic levels. Read the report to get the full story.

ADL H.E.A.T. Map: Track 2018 Anti-Semitic Incidents in your State

ADL’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic incidents recorded a total of 1,879 attacks against Jews and Jewish institutions across the country in 2018. View these incidents and more on the ADL H.E.A.T. Map, a first-of-its-kind interactive and customizable map detailing extremist and anti-Semitic incidents around the nation.


ADL Stands in Solidarity With Faith Community In Wake of Brooklyn Shooting

New York, NY, June 21, 2019…ADL (the “Anti-Defamation League”) expressed its profound sadness and unwavering support for our Brooklyn community members in the wake of a devastating shooting of an 11-year-old innocent bystander last night. “This heinous act of violence that left an innocent child fighting for his life is deeply painful for all who call Brooklyn home,” said Evan R.

ADL and Jewish Federation Deeply Disturbed Over Second Swastika Incident in Glen Rock, New Jersey High School

New York, New York, June 7, 2019… ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) and the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey are deeply concerned about the latest incident of anti-Semitism and hate in Bergen County at the Glen Rock High School. This is the second hateful incident at this school in a period of two weeks. We welcome statements by the Glen


Archdiocese of New York Hosts Interfaith Panel on Religious-Based Hate in the State

On June 20th, Regional Director Evan Bernstein spoke among a diverse group of interfaith leaders at the “Hate in Our World, Hate in Our City” panel hosted by the Archdiocese of New York and moderated by Rabbi Joseph Potasnik. The panel—including experts from New York law enforcement, district attorneys, and religious leaders–discussed a wide range of issues regarding hate crimes

ADL New York/New Jersey Announces New Regional Board Chair and Vice Chair

ADL New York/New Jersey Regional Board Chair Steven E. Fineman and Regional Board Vice Chair Heidi Packer Eskenazi were announced at our Annual Meeting this past Wednesday, June 12, 2019. ADL New York/New Jersey is proud to recognize these remarkable individuals for their enduring commitment to fighting anti-Semitism and all forms of hate, and we look forward to the great


2019 NYC Pride March

Participate in largest pride event in the world! In 2019, NYC Pride welcomes WorldPride as we mark the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and a half-century of LGBTQIA+ liberation. ADL pride t-shirts will be provided. We will send out an email with our exact day-of meeting place about a week before the event. We will be hosting a post-march

Celebrate Israel Parade 2019

March with ADL New York/New Jersey in the 2019 Celebrate Israel Parade! Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 • 11:00am-4:00pm To register and receive your ADL t-shirt, visit the online invitation. For more information, visit the event FAQs