ADL Condemns Vendor of Hate Merchandise at Bloomsburg Fair

The Anti-Defamation League denounced a vendor selling hate merchandise at the 2016 Bloomsburg Fair. The vendor, Lawrence Betsinger, sold Nazi and Confederate paraphernalia, homophobic and sexist bumper stickers, and other offensive items. Bloomsburg Fair officials initially removed a flag featuring a large swastika from the vendor’s booth, and later barred the vendor from the premises after learning that Betsinger was an alleged sex offender, as reported by Philadelphia Magazine….
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CBS Philly – Swastika Found At Haverford Tennis Court, Officials Seek Answers

“Any one instance of a swastika, or any other hate symbol, is one too many,” said the regional director at the Philadelphia Anti-Defamation League, Nancy Baron-Baer. She told Eyewitness News that her office has been in contact with school and township officials….
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ADL Teaches Catholic School Educators about Holocaust and Anti-Semitism

This fall, 25 Catholic school educators will return to their classrooms better prepared to teach about the atrocities of the Holocaust and the ongoing challenges of current day anti-Semitism thanks to Bearing Witness, a four-day intensive professional development program exploring historical and contemporary relations between Jews and Catholics. The Bearing Witness program focuses on the…
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ADL and TD Bank Honor 2016 Essay Contest Winners

Winners of the Anti-Defamation League’s 2016 Student Essay Contest, generously sponsored by TD Bank, came together for an evening reception on August 3 to celebrate their winning entries and meet members of the ADL staff, Board and TD Bank community. Challenging hate and standing up for what you believe in have always been a part…
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Taking Aim at Gun Violence

We are proud to partner with the Women of Vision Foundation and JCRC on the upcoming “Taking Aim at Gun Violence” event. Please join us for this important conversation….
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Bearing Witness

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