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ADL Files Open Records Requests in Wake of Rising Antisemitism in Ocean County, NJ

New York, NY, July 1, 2020… On the heels of the release of ADL’s 2019 Audit of Antisemitic Incidents, ADL’s New York/New Jersey Regional Office announced today that it has filed open records requests pursuant to New Jersey’s Open Public Records Act, N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 et seq., seeking information regarding how Jackson, Toms River, Howell, and Brick are responding to record-high levels of

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