Boston, MA, March 30, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents, issued today, details a total number of 912 reported anti-Semitic incidents across the U.S. during 2014, representing a 21 percent increase from the 751 incidents reported in 2013, and is the first time in nearly a decade of declines where…
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ADL to Hold 8th Annual Nation of Immigrants Community Seder in Boston on March 29th

Boston, MA, March 27th 2015…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) New England Region will hold its 8th annual Nation of Immigrants Community Seder this Sunday, March 29th at the UMass Boston Campus Center at 3:00pm led by Rabbi Mark Sokoll, President and CEO of Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, and Singer/Songwriter, Peri Smilow.  This model Seder…
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BDS Resolution Defeated at Northeastern University

ADL commends members of the Student Government Association at Northeastern University for rejecting a resolution aimed at divesting from companies that do business in Israel.  A simple majority required to pass the resolution was not met, as 25 senators voted against the measure, 9 senators voted in favor and 14 abstained.  If the student senate…
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March Glass Leadership Update: International Affairs and Global anti-Semitism

Last Wednesday, ADL’s Glass Leadership Institute (GLI) participants met at WilmerHale for a session led by ADL International Affairs Analyst Shaya Lerner, to learn more about domestic and global anti-Semitism. Shaya covered topics such as relations between Iran and Israel, BDS Campaigns across campuses in the U.S, and the ADL Global 100 Survey, which researched…
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#BreakingBarriers: A Discussion with Kathrine Switzer

Register Here! Join ADL New England’s Young Leaders for a discussion with Kathrine Switzer, first woman to run in the Boston Marathon: Kathrine Switzer officially changed history in 1967 by running in the Boston Marathon at a time when it was a men’s only event. Her entry, and running, created a worldwide uproar. When spotted,…
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2015 ADL New England Youth Congess

Save the Date! This year’s ADL New England Youth Congress will take place on April 17th 2015. ADL’s 21st Annual New England Youth Congress will take place on April 17th 2015 at the Boston Sheraton Hotel! Over 1,100 middle and high school students will come together to practice anti-bias and anti-bullying education training with their…
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