Pittsburgh Shooting Suspect Yelled ‘All Jews Must Die’ Before Opening Fire

BY ZACHARY STIEBER October 27, 2018 Updated: October 27, 2018    The captured suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting said that “All Jews must die.” The suspect killed at least eight people at the Tree of Life synagogue on Oct. 27. KDKA reported that he walked in initially yelling, “All Jews must die.” The suspect had surrendered to police officers after […]

‘You are animals who disgust me’: A school board candidate’s history of racist Facebook posts

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr. August 18, 2018 at 4:15 PM (Getty Images / iStock) Richard Jankowski used Facebook to spew plenty of race-based vitriol — against former president Barack Obama, NBA player LeBron James or anyone supporting affirmative action — but in August 2014, as protesters poured into the streets over the police shooting of […]

New Jersey’s Public Schools Still Among Most Segregated in Nation

http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/17/11/20/new-jersey-s-public-schools-among-most-segregated-in-nation/ Almost 10 percent of all students attend “apartheid schools,” where 99 percent or more of the student body is nonwhite The unflattering ranking has grown all too familiar: New Jersey is home to some of the most segregated public schools in the country. The latest statistics come courtesy of report released last week by the Civil […]

Does New Jersey’s anti-bullying law address racism in schools?

https://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/education/does-new-jersey-s-anti-bullying-law-address-racism-in/article_39cfd877-cdbe-5171-8d2c-d3a10069ac0a.html A Camden County lacrosse team’s season was canceled this month after students from Haddonfield uttered a racial slur at a member of the Sterling High School track team in Somerdale. In a similar incident last weekend, members of Linwood’s Mainland Regional High School boys crew team were accused of taunting a black rower on […]

GARDEN STATE EQUALITY BRINGS ON DR. TYREE OREDEIN AS SAFE SCHOOLS COORDINATOR

https://www.gardenstateequality.org/safe_schools_north_jersey GARDEN STATE EQUALITY BRINGS ON DR. TYREE OREDEIN AS SAFE SCHOOLS COORDINATOR PSE&G FUNDS NEW POSITION TO FOCUS SAFE SCHOOL EFFORTS IN NORTH JERSEY ASBURY PARK, NJ – Garden State Equality (GSE) will be bringing on their newest team member, Dr. Tyree Oredein, as the Safe Schools Coordinator for North Jersey. The program is […]

Identifying & Understanding Bias Crime

  Identifying and Understanding The mission of the Bias Crime Unit, located within the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice, is the statewide coordination of efforts to eliminate crimes motivated by prejudice against others based on race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or ethnicity. The Bias Crime Guide is designed to provide our citizens with useful […]