New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a range of new measures on Sunday to combat anti-Semitism after a in the city and surrounding areas.
The mayor at Brooklyn’s Central Library, standing alongside New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea and New York State Attorney General Letitia James. None of the Orthodox Jewish community’s four elected officials were at the press conference, .
“Hate crimes ― the word doesn’t even begin to capture the full reality. It is not just a physical attack. Hate crimes constitute an attack on our society, on our democracy, on our values,” de Blasio said. “Any hate crime tries to take us backward, we will not go backward. We will never go back to