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ANTI-SEMITISM AUDIT: 48 ANTI-SEMITIC INCIDENTS ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA IN 2014

The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents, issued today, details a total of 48 reported anti-Semitic incidents in Pennsylvania in 2014, an 11 percent increase from the 43 incidents reported statewide in 2013….
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ADL Condemns Alleged Act of Anti-Semitism Against Passaic, NJ Synagogue

Florham Park, NJ, April 13, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today condemned an alleged act of anti-Semitism directed at Ahavas Israel Synagogue in Passaic, New Jersey, and commended local law enforcement for its swift response. According to reports, on April 11, lit firecrackers were thrown outside the Synagogue while the suspect yelled “Allahu Akbar”…
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Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA’s Become No Place for Hate!

The Philadelphia No Place for Hate team is excited to announce the designation of fifteen branches of the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCAs—the greatest number of YMCAs to earn their No Place for Hate designation in the country! Like the traditional school model, YMCAs are required to participate in three projects throughout the year that explore…
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Yom Hashoah: The Renewed Importance of Remembering

Today, April 16, is Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day.  Established by the Israeli government, Yom Hashoah has become a day observed by both Jewish and non-Jewish schools, communities and individuals worldwide. In the United States, Holocaust Remembrance Day has been set aside for remembering the victims of the Holocaust and for reminding us what can…
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