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This Week at ADL NY – 6/28

This week at ADL we advocated for (and celebrated) the passage of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act in the Senate. We hosted the Verdict: ADL Amicus Briefs of the 2012 – 2013 Supreme Court Term for our Young Lawyers Division where we reviewed the various amicus briefs we took part in filing over the past year.

Testimony on Hate Crimes Provided by ADL

Date: June 21, 2013 In the wake of recent hate crimes in New York City, New York State Senator Brad Hoylman, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Investigations and Government Operations, hosted a public forum on New York State’s hate crimes law on June 14.  ADL was invited by the Senator to testify at the hearing and was delivered by Gregg

Profile in Leadership – Sandy Dinger, Conflict Resolution Teacher, P.S. 22

Date: May 28, 2013   Name: Sandy Dinger Community: Staten Island, NY Occupation: Conflict Resolution Teacher, P.S.22 ADL Role: No Place For Hate Coordinator What is your earliest memory of ADL? I don’t have one distinct memory of the ADL from childhood, but I know I became aware of the mission of the ADL in my early teens. From watching the nightly news

Reshaping American Politics & Support for Israel

Date: May 28, 2013   Shifting demographics are reshaping American politics and potentially affecting U.S. public opinion toward Israel in the aftermath of the presidential election in November 2012.  Cameron S. Brown, Neubauer Research Fellow at Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Security Studies and columnist for the Jerusalem Post, presented such possible challenges for the longstanding, solid, bipartisan support for Israel