June 12, 2015

On May 12th, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) presented its 2015 Palm Beach Jurisprudence Award to Gary Lesser of Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC. Co-chaired by Robin Bresky and Brian Seymour, the Palm Beach Jurisprudence Award dinner took place at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion in West Palm Beach. “ADL is proud to salute Gary Lesser,…
Read more ▶

ADL Florida Leaders – Glass Leadership Institute participants, Board Members, and staff – headed to Washington, D.C. for the ADL 2015 National Summit. The participants learned a great deal, met with fellow ADL leaders from around the country, and attended great lobbying sessions with the offices of Senators Nelson and Rubio. Videos from the 2015…
Read more ▶

June 11, 2015

The 2014-15 was a phenomenal year for ADL’s No Place for Hate® Initiative in Florida, with more than 40 schools achieving NPFH status! Congratulations go to: AIE Charter School Apollo Middle School Atlantic Community High School Biscayne Elementary School Carver Middle School Coconut Grove Elementary School Coral Reef Elementary School Cutler Bay Senior High School…
Read more ▶

April 30, 2015

On April 29, all five public schools in the Village of Pinecrest received their No Place for Hate banners. Miami-Dade County School Board Vice Chair, Dr. Larry Feldman, gave the school principals and ADL a proclamation from the School Board of Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Mayor Lerner also made a proclamation calling April 29 No Place…
Read more ▶

April 14, 2015

A little known online publication called “Boca Watch” recently posted a troubling blog concerning zoning approval for a Chabad Center in East Boca Raton; it blatantly pandered to bias and bigotry. There have been a number of other written and oral arguments made in the same light. Chabad (a Jewish movement), is seeking a zoning…
Read more ▶