boycott student November 21, 2014

With recent anti-Israel activ­ity at mul­ti­ple uni­ver­si­ties in Massachusetts,the state has become a hotspot for cam­pus events pro­mot­ing Boy­cott, Divest­ment, and Sanc­tions (BDS) cam­paignsand the use of con­fronta­tional tac­tics to protest pro-Israel events. Nine anti-Israel events have been held in Mass­a­chu­setts so far this aca­d­e­mic year, more than dou­ble the four events that took place last…
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axe November 20, 2014

Within min­utes of yesterday’s bru­tal ter­ror attack that killed five peo­ple in a Jerusalem syn­a­gogue, images and car­toons glo­ri­fy­ing the attack began cir­cu­lat­ing online. The speed with which images glo­ri­fy­ing the killing of Jews with axes and hatch­ets – which the two ter­ror­ists used in their attack – were released demon­strates the ease in which…
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words to action October 21, 2014

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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October 1, 2014

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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