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A New York City taxi driver seen wearing a Nazi armband (credit: ADL)

ADL: NYC Taxi Driver Caught Wearing Nazi Swastika Armband Suspended

The Anti-Defamation League said it urged the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission to investigate after receiving multiple complaints about the driver.

05/16/2014

Rates of anti-Semitism by region, as determined by Anti-Defamation League survey (credit: ADL)

Shocking Poll: More Than 1 In 4 Adults Worldwide Harbor Anti-Semitism

More than a billion people are estimated to hold deeply anti-Semitic attitudes, according to a global survey conducted by the Anti-Defamation League.

05/13/2014

Hate crime victim Marcelo Lucero. (Handout)

Ecuadorean Immigrant Slain In Hate Crime On Long Island Mourned 5 Years Later

A vigil was planned in Patchogue, Long Island Saturday, on the five-year anniversary of the hate-driven murder of an Ecuadorean immigrant.

11/09/2013

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Report: Anti-Semitic Incidents Jumped In New York In 2012

New statistics Monday said the number of anti-Semitic incidents jumped in New York State last year, and the state ranks at the top of the nation for such acts.

07/22/2013

John Galliano (credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Jewish Students Furious Over New School’s Hiring Of Disgraced Designer Galliano

Some design students are protesting a world renowned fashion designer from teaching on their campus. They say the anti-Semitic comments made by John Galliano should ban him from the classroom.

04/26/2013

Brooklyn College was to be the sight of a controversial lecture on Feb. 7, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Brooklyn College Under Heavy Criticism For Hosting Anti-Israel Lecture

Israel is at the center of a campus controversy at Brooklyn College. A group calling for boycotts and sanctions against Israel has been invited to speak next month, and some think the college itself has gone too far.

01/30/2013

State Sen. Ruben Diaz (credit: CBS 2)

State Sen. Diaz Stirs Up Controversy After Comparing Abortion To Holocaust

The Bronx Democrat compared abortion to the Holocaust, saying “Hitler was pro-choice. He chose to send the Jews to Auschwitz. That was not their choice, that was Hitler’s choice.”

05/02/2012

Highland Park bias crime

Stores Catering To Jewish Community Vandalized In Highland Park, N.J.

Richard M. Green, 52, of New Brunswick was charged with five counts of criminal mischief after police said he smashed window after window among nearly half a dozen Jewish stores along Raritan Avenue on Wednesday morning.

11/30/2011

Wodka Ad (credit: ADL.org)

‘Christmas Quality, Hanukkah Pricing’ Vodka Billboard Stirs Outrage

The Anti-Defamation League called the ad “crude and offensive,” and in a press release said it “reinforces anti-Semitic stereotypes.”

11/22/2011

Charlie Sheen

Anti-Defamation League: Sheen’s Comments Anti-Semitic

Actor Charlie Sheen was at it again Friday, ratcheting up the rhetoric and rancor in the wake of the suspension of his popular CBS comedy. Some are now calling his words anti-Semitic.

02/25/2011