Jewish Journal: Remembering, seeking justice and countering hate

  By Sergio Carmona JULY 25, 2016 One by one the names of the victims of the 1994 bombing of Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina, the Jewish community center in Buenos Aires, were called during a memorial candle lighting ceremony. This ceremony took place during a community-wide 22nd anniversary commemoration of the AMIA bombing that killed
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ADL Disturbed by Shooting of Unarmed Black Man by North Miami Police Officer

Boca Raton, FL, July 22, 2016 …The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today said it was disturbed by the non-fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by a North Miami Police Officer as he lay on the ground with his arms raised.   According to news reports, Mr. Charles Kinsey posed no serious threat to the officer
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ADL Alerts All Florida Superintendents Re: 2016 High Holy Days & Potential 2017 Testing Conflicts

The Anti-Defamation League sent the following letter to all Superintendents in the State of Florida regarding the upcoming High Holy Days and 2017 Florida Standards Assement (FSA) testing:   Dear Superintendent, We write in reference to potential conflicts between student observances of Jewish religious holidays and the administration of October 2016 and April/May 2017 FSA
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ADL Urges Gov. Scott To Issue Executive Order Prohibiting Public Anti-LGBT Discrimination

In the aftermath of the horrific attack at the Pulse club in Orlando,  and as part of the 50 States Against Hate initiative, ADL sent a letter to Florida Governor Rick Scott urging him to issue an executive order ‘prohibiting discrimination against LGBT people in all state employment, contracts and grants, facilities, housing, colleges and
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ADL And Broward Sherifff’s Office Security Conference

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Community Memorial – 22nd Anniversary of the AMIA Jewish Center in Buenos Aires Bombing

ADL is proud to co-sponsor this important community event, led by our partners at American Jewish Committee. Robert Rabil, Ph. D., Department of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University will be the featured speaker at the program, discussing the pressing issue of domestic and international threats of radical Islamic terrorism. Also speaking at the event
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