October 14th 2014, Boston, MA…Responding to reports that U.S. Senator Susan Collins’ campaign signs in Wiscasset, Pittston, and Farmingdale, Maine were defaced with swastikas, Robert O. Trestan, New England Regional Director of the Anti-Defamation League issued the following statement: The swastika is a universal symbol of hate representing fear and intimidation and has no place…
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Mass Maritime Hacked By Islamic Extremist Group

This past week, the Massachusetts Maritime Academy became a cyber victim of an Islamic extremist group, Moroccan Islamist Union-Mail. The group, whose attacks are becoming more and more common, is believed to have hacked various government websites in other countries. For months, The Anti-Defamation League has been monitoring the group, as ADL New England Regional…
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ADL’s Words to Action Addresses Anti-Israel Bias on College Campuses

Over 60 students from colleges and universities in metro Boston recently participated in ADL’s Words to Action program.  Words to Action was a breakout session at the Israel Campus Leadership Summit, organized by the Israel Campus Roundtable and hosted by Northeastern University.  Led by ADL trainer Kathy Hershfield, the session offered a thought-provoking video vignette…
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ADL Welcomes Largest Glass Leadership Class in Region’s History

On September 17th 2014, ADL New England welcomed its incoming Glass Leadership Institute (GLI) class at a dinner hosted by ADL Regional Vice Chair Debbie Shalom in Brookline, MA. This year’s class, which is made up of local professionals and community leaders between the ages of 25 and 45, is the largest in the history of…
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5th Anniversary of the Hate Crimes Prevention Act

5th Anniversary of the Hate Crimes Prevention Act Invitation Please join U.S. Attorney Carmen M. Ortiz and the Anti-Defamation League for a program commemorating the 5th Anniversary of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act. Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. John Joseph Moakley Federal Courthouse Jury Assembly Room…
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Women of Valor Luncheon Honoring Susan Lewis Solomont

ADL’s 2014 Women of Valor Luncheon will honor Susan Lewis Solomont, and take place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 31st. Register Here! For more information, please contact Paula Klein 617-406-6342 or…
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