PLEASE DONATE TO HELP US FIGHT ANTISEMITISM Dear Friends,   As we sit down to write this letter, we reflect on the state of our global and local communities. Unfortunately, this past year has seen a continuing rise in antisemitic acts and human rights violations, some with deadly consequences. No one should be made to…

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Last week, the new Administration released a statement acknowledging International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This statement fails to acknowledge the historical fact that the Holocaust was a deliberate and well-calculated state-sponsored effort to systematically eliminate the Jewish people. In other words, to commit genocide.* This omission undermines the significance the United Nations Resolution that designated January…

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HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. — Ed Lessing, who survived the Holocaust, addressed students in a Thursday assembly at Hastings High School. The assembly was called in response to what police said was a bias crime in January, when houses were egged and painted with swastikas, according to a release. Lessing survived during Nazi occupation in Holland in…

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