Lynn Holocaust Memorial May 22, 2015

LYNN — Hundreds gathered for an interfaith service Friday morning at Pride of Lynn Cemetery, where a Holocaust memorial was discovered desecrated with pieces of raw pork earlier this week. “We stand united against all forms of evil,” said Rabbi Yossi Lipsker of Chabad Lubavitch of the North Shore, who organized the peace rally. The…
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Boston, MA, May 21, 2015…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) announced today a reward of $1,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the vandalism at a Holocaust memorial site at the Pride of Lynn Cemetery in Lynn, MA. ADL New England Regional Director, Robert Trestan, issued the following…
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Boston, MA, May 21, 2015…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) strongly condemned the vandalism at the Pride of Lynn Cemetery in Lynn, MA, in which pieces of raw pork were left at the Holocaust Memorial. “We are appalled by this apparent act of hate on a religious community burial ground and Holocaust Memorial,” said Robert O. Trestan,…
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May 20, 2015

Mainstream Jewish organizations—including the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), the women’s Zionist organization Hadassah, and a local Jewish Federation—are raising concerns about a Boston University-affiliated high school workshop over what they consider to be its anti-Israel bias and questionable pedagogical techniques. In April, Jewish communal attention was initially drawn to the issue when the advocacy group Americans…
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