Anti-Semitic Incidents Surge in 2017
A new report issued by the ADL reveals that the number of anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S. rose nearly 60 percent in 2017 — the largest single-year increase on record and the second highest number reported since ADL started tracking such data in the 1970s.
White Supremacist Propaganda Surges on Campus
The fall semester of 2017 saw more than three times the number of white supremacist propaganda incidents — fliers, stickers, banners, posters — compared to the fall semester of 2016. Such propaganda may promote a white supremacist group, or trumpet the urgent need to “save the white race.” Frequently, it attacks minority groups, including Jews, Blacks, Muslims, non-white immigrants, and the LGBT community.