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Swastika Graffiti Discovered at Glen Rock High School on the Eve of Yom Kippur

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Glen Rock NJ, on the eve of Yom Kippur a Swastika graffiti was discovered  on a desk at Glen Rock High School  prompting an outcry of concern from local officials . School officials said the swastika was found “etched” onto a desk at the high school on Wednesday morning, and the desk was promptly removed from the classroom and a police report has been filed.

the Glen Rock  Mayor and Town Council issued a statement on the bias incident at Glen Rock High School :

The Mayor and Council were saddened, angered, and embarrassed to hear about the bias incident that occurred today at Glen Rock High School.

Hate and intolerance have no home in our Borough. We stand with the Glen Rock Public Schools in condemning this behavior and any action that makes any person feel any less than safe, welcomed and protected in this community. We proudly stand with the Jewish community on the eve of this high holy day, and all days.

Should any resident experience an incident of bias please reach out to us as your elected officials or to the Community Relations Advocacy Network. We stand with those who were attacked. An attack on one is an attack on us all.

mayorandcouncil@glenrocknj.net

CRAN@glenrocknj.net

5 thoughts on “Swastika Graffiti Discovered at Glen Rock High School on the Eve of Yom Kippur

  1. And typical of people who have no knowledge of human nature (our new political class), making a big deal out of something only encourages more.

    Getting support by pissing people off…………………..

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  2. Young teens do many things without thought, this was probably one!

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  3. Teenage boys have been drawing swastikas for as long as I’ve been alive, and I’m getting on in years.

  4. Yet here we are talking about Critical Race Theory and the Woking of our educational system…completely ignoring the new rise of antisemitism while sowing division between black and white. Ignore it and it will go away right?

    Maybe there should be classes about the rise of Nazi-ism and the Holocaust…nah, let’s teach about which founding fathers owned slaves and why white kids should feel bad about themselves.

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