08/31/2019 Press Release
We urge the Brooklyn District Attorney to announce and implement stepped up prosecutions of those who commit bigoted-driven attacks against Orthodox Jews.
08/29/2019 Press Release
The Orthodox Jewish Public Affairs Council (OJPAC) Released the following Information and Statement Regarding an anti-Hasidic Video Published by a Major Political Committee in Rockland County.
07/16/2019 Press Release
Today afternoon (July 16, 2019), CNN aired an interview with Richard Spencer. No one has done more for the PR of White Nationalists since 2015 than some media networks such as CNN. Spencer has been active for many years but few outside his bubble knew of him until media networks started giving him outsized attention.
03/29/2019 Press Release
In October 2018, a Measles Outbreak started in Rockland County, New York primarily in the Orthodox Jewish community. The outbreak is also in Orange County and in Brooklyn which are both in New York State, and in Ocean County, New Jersey
02/11/2019 Press Release
In our great country, it is expected and accepted to criticize any individual; organization; country or movement one disagrees with. However, it is deeply troubling when people focus most or all of their criticism on a specific person; group; organization or country - most recently the singling out of Jewish organizations and Jewish activists
10/24/2017 Press Release
A Mahwah law banning non-New Jersey residents (appearntly aimed at Hasidim from New York) from using Mahwah parks was supposed to go into effect but was stopped at the last minute by the Burton County Prosecutor. Mahwah is in Bergen County
07/07/2016 Press ReleaseThe City of New York will permit women-only hours at two of its 55 public swimming pools. Four hours a week at one place; two hours a week at the other place. The changes at the two NYC pools...
06/27/2016 Press ReleaseOnce again, the publicly-funded WNYC released a report against a portion of the Orthodox Jewish community; this time the community of Lakewood.The headline of the report...
07/23/2015 Press ReleaseA few have argued that the Orthodox Jewish community is to blame for the tragic suicide death of Faigy Mayer. The aspiring entrepreneur was 30 years old and reportedly left the Orthodox Jewish...
07/09/2015 Press Release"OJPAC welcomes the apology issued by the RecordOnline regarding the outrageous letter headlined "Hasidic community growth detrimental." The letter was, surprisingly, on the Record's website for more...
05/22/2015 Press ReleaseOJPAC thanks members of the Orthodox Jewish community in Monsey, NY for removing illegally-posted, Yiddish signs and stickers from their neighborhood. One of the attendees at OJPAC's Thursday roundtable...
05/18/2015 Press ReleaseThe NYC Bar Association decided to support NYS Assembly Bill 0A5355A aimed at the East Ramapo Central School District; a district 40 miles north of NYC. Below is an open letter in response:1)...
05/06/2015 Press ReleaseBecause bonfires are in center of the Lag B'Omer celebrations, some teens tend to light fires on their own. It is imperative that parents and guardians warn the youth that these fires are dangerous...
03/29/2015 Press ReleaseThe ‘BLOCK the BLOCK VOTE’ Facebook page unabashedly aimed its venom at the Orthodox Community of Rockland County and beyond. It openly blamed Orthodox Jews for Rockland’s ‘entire’...