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Sunday, May 19, 2019

Cops Release Photo Of Suspect That Assaulted A Muslim Woman

MIDWOOD - The NYPD has released a photo and video of the man believed to have assaulted a Muslim woman last week. To recap, on March 16, Umber Nisar was walking home when a man approached...

The Pakistani Community Refuses To Stay Silent

MIDWOOD - Umber Nisar, the Muslim woman who was assaulted three days ago, sat on a chair facing the cameras. She was fidgeting with her hands and occasionally looked up, her eyes were filled with...

EXCLUSIVE: A Muslim Woman Was Assaulted On Public Street. Not A Hate Crime?

UPDATE: While the NYPD still has not released photos or video of the assailant, it seems it is now being investigated by the Hate Crimes Unit, though the cops won't tell us when that switch...

Nazi Symbol Of Hate Was Drawn On RBG At Subway Station

GREENPOINT - Repugnant words and a swastika were drawn over the face of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on "The Unstoppable Ruth Bader Ginsburg: American Icon" book poster at a G Train subway...

Brooklyn Stands Against Hate

MADISON/MARINE PARK - Many people stood on the left side of the podium inside James Madison High School on Sunday. There was a Muslim woman, her hair covered in a scarf, her daughter standing...

From A Night Of Broken Glass, To Restored Window And Renewed Faith

BUSHWICK - The Jewish community of the Chabad of Bushwick showed their resilience on the Sabbath Friday night, February 22, by lighting candles in the very window of the synagogue that was smashed by...

Man Steals And Trashes Statue From Park Slope Church

PARK SLOPE - The NYPD is searching for a man who stole a statue from Saint Thomas Aquinas Church and then dumped it into a nearby trash can. Surveillance video taken at approximately 11:10am last Wednesday,...
Chabad of Bushwick (Screenshot: Google Maps)

Storefront Synagogue In Bushwick Vandalized

BUSHWICK — A Bushwick storefront synagogue was vandalized Saturday amid a rise in hate crimes throughout New York City. Two vandals shattered the front window of the Chabad of Bushwick synagogue Saturday morning at 2:00 am, according...
Mayor Bill de Blasio during anti-Semitic rally at Kingsway Jewish Center (Photo: Todd Maisel)

Mayor Doubles Down On Anti-Semitic Crimes

MIDWOOD — Mayor Bill de Blasio denounced the recent uptick in hate crime complaints Thursday morning during a rally at the Kingsway Jewish Center in Midwood. Hate crimes are up 81 percent from last year. There have...

Seaport Buffet Attacker Arraigned on 3 Charges of Murder As Hate Crime

SHEEPSHEAD BAY - The Seaport Buffet attacker has been arraigned on 3 charges of Murder as a hate crime.  “This was a violent, horrific and harrowing attack on three completely innocent, hardworking men who...
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Three Men Arrested And Charged With Hate Crimes in Crown Heights, Police

CROWN HEIGHTS - NYPD arrested three men in connection with two separate assaults on Jewish men early Wednesday morning in Crown Heights. Teshon Bannister, 21, and Navar Walters, 18 were first arrested and charged with...

From Seaport Buffet – “We are at the scene of a hate crime massacre”

SHEEPSHEAD BAY -  "We are at the scene of a hate crime massacre," Council Member Mark Treyger said. "Make no mistake, a hate crime massacre." Elected officials and community members gathered outside Seaport Buffet, where...

Why We All Need To Be Educated About Holocaust

MANHATTAN - It was a packed room yesterday on the 16th floor of 250 Broadway when the Committee on Civil and Human Rights unanimously voted for a bill to officially recognize Holocaust Remembrance Day...

UPDATE: Man Arrested on Hate Crimes Charge Following Anti-Semitic Attack

UPDATE (12/5/18): Police have announced that a suspect in the attack on a Jewish man last week has been arrested on charges of committing a hate crime. Enrique Gerena, 32, was arrested by NYPD for...

Swastika Discovered at Brighton Beach Library

BRIGHTON BEACH - The number of anti-Semitic incidents is up so much that it seems we are reporting about one a day some weeks. Earlier in November, two teenagers were arrested for drawing swastikas in...
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