NEWS

ADL Condemns Cemetery Vandalism – Contributes to Reward Fund

The Anti-Defamation League, New England Region (ADL) strongly condemned the recent reported vandalism of 19 tombstones at Worcester Hebrew Cemetery in Auburn, Massachusetts.  The cemetery suffered damage that includes broken stones and stones knocked over.  A similar incident at the cemetery took place around Memorial Day weekend of this year. ADL has joined the Jewish…
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ADL Regional Director Robert Trestan: “In Stab at Cleverness, Cartoon Unfairly Maligns Israel”

DAN WASSERMAN’S July 22 editorial cartoon mocking Israel’s extraordinary efforts to avoid civilian injuries in Gaza while attempting to prevent its own civilians from being killed by the roughly 2,000 rockets fired by Hamas from Gaza over the last two weeks alone may pass as clever. But its suggestion that Israel or its prime minister is cavalier about…
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BLOG POSTS

ADL Welcomes Governor Patrick’s Decision to Provide Shelter to Unaccompanied Minors

Last week, ADL was pleased to see Governor Patrick take the lead in responding to the current humanitarian crisis at the border by offering temporary shelter for an estimated 1,000 children fleeing violence in Central America.  For more than 100 years, ADL has been advocating for fair and humane treatment of aspiring Americans and policies…
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WATCH: Supreme Court Review 2014

Watch distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky and Frederick Lawrence, together with ADL’s Civil Rights Director Deborah Lauter, discussing the significant rulings of the Supreme Court’s 2013-2014 term and examining the legacy of Brown v. Board of Education 60 years later. WATCH: Supreme Court Review 2014…
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EVENTS

Embracing the Journey of Spanish Jewry: An Evening of Music, A Fusion of Traditions

Celebrate Sephardic Cultures at the Vilna Shul this fall! SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2014, 5:00 PM From Spain to Morocco, Greece, Turkey, Israel, South America, Mexico, Cuba and the United States, the dispersion of Sephardic Jewry led to a far-reaching exchange of customs and ideas. This year, as the shofar is blown to gather people together,…
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North Shore Leadership Award Dinner Honoring Karen Andreas

ADL’s 2014 North Shore Leadership Award Dinner will honor Karen Andreas, Publisher, North of Boston Media Group . Registration is required. For more information, please contact Harryette Katzen 617-406-6375 or HKatzen@adl.org…
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