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Building Bridges Between Muslim and Orthodox Jewish Communities in Southern Brooklyn, or How Jabaran...

MIDWOOD - Jabaran Akram, 22, was born in Brooklyn, the third of eight children of Pakistani immigrants who settled in Brighton Beach. These days Akram is the community liaison for Councilmember Chaim Deutsch as...

UPDATE: Man Who Wrote “Kill Arabs” & “Muslims Suck” On P.S. 52 Doors Was...

UPDATE: On Wednesday, June 19, 55-year-old Alan Tatten was arrested and charged with Aggravated Harassment 2nd Hate Crime and Criminal Mischief 4th Hate Crime. SHEEPSHEAD BAY - The NYPD need help to search for a man...

Arsonist swore to “kill” rabbi whose home was one of three destroyed in Midwood...

A Pennsylvania man who allegedly torched a Brooklyn rabbi’s home and taking two others with it, went before a judge Sunday night smiling after getting arrested for attempted murder and arson charges in connection...

“Kill Arabs” Written At Sheepshead Bay Bus Shelter

SHEEPSHEAD BAY - The words "Kill Arabs" were spray-painted on a B44 bus shelter on Avenue V and Nostrand Avenue this morning. According to Council Member Chaim Deutsch's office, a constituent saw the hateful words...

“Kill All Jews Now” “Israel” & “Mario Cuomo” Written On Mailbox In Bay Ridge

UPDATE: The mailbox has been replaced with a brand new one. BAY RIDGE - Anti-Semitic graffiti was found on a mailbox in Bay Ridge today. Three phrases were written: "Kill all Jews," "Israel," and "Mario...

Anti-Semitic Incident At Jewish Children’s Museum

CROWN HEIGHTS - Another act of anti-Semitism. Last night, a note saying "Hitler is coming" was on a billboard at the Jewish Children's Museum (JCM). The hateful note was placed on an interactive billboard at...

“We Love Hitler”– Another Anti-Semitic Incident In Boro Park

BORO PARK - It's no secret that anti-Semitism has been on the rise. Just over the weekend, anti-Semitic slurs were yelled at two Jewish teenagers. According to the NYPD, there has been an 82 percent...

Recent Attacks In Williamsburg Investigated As Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

WILLIAMSBURG - Police are now investigating two recent attacks in Williamsburg as anti-Semitic hate crimes. The apparent incidents happened less than a week and a mile apart from one another and have left the...

Suspect Shouts Homophobic Slurs, Punches Man In Arm

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDEN - Cops need help searching for a suspect who allegedly shouted homophobic slurs and punched a man earlier this month. On April 4, a 24-year-old man was walking on Lincoln Road at...

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...
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