Bloomberg: ‘New York City Has Zero Tolerance for Intolerance’

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly discussing the recent hate crimes. (Photo: nyc.gov)
Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly discussing the recent hate crimes. (Photo: nyc.gov)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke out Tuesday following a wave of alleged anti-gay hate crimes that have stirred outrage in neighborhoods across the city.

“New York City has zero tolerance for intolerance,” he told reporters at a press conference with Police Commissioner Ray Kelly at police headquarters.

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Congressman Turner Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Hate Crime, Wherever It May Be

bob turner Congressman Turner Speaks Out Against Anti Semitic Hate Crime, Wherever It May Be
Congressman Bob Turner (Getty)

Congressman Bob Turner released a press release earlier this afternoon regarding the hate crime that took place in Flatbush early this morning leaving three cars torched and anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on nearby benches. The crime occurred outside his district, but Congressman Turner is never shy about seeking goodwill in the Jewish community.   Continue reading “Congressman Turner Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Hate Crime, Wherever It May Be”