Jewish companies try to remember victims of Monsey stabbing

Big American Jewish companies commemorated on Monday the antisemitic stabbing assault in Monsey, New York, as aspect of its a single-12 months anniversary, in accordance to an Algemeiner report.
The commemoration also compensated tribute to Rabbi Josef Neumann, who was stabbed in the course of the assault, and died of his injuries months later on just after becoming attacked by 38-12 months-aged Grafton Thomas. The perpetrator was arrested hrs following the assault that took put in the residence of Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg. Prior to his anticipated demo, he was observed to be mentally unfit to stand for hate criminal offense rates. 

Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League, wrote on Twitter that he will “continue fighting the vile antisemitism & #dislike that fueled this tragic incident.” 

Similarly, the World Jewish Congress wrote on Twitter that “It’s been just one 12 months because the Monsey Hanukkah stabbing in New York. An attacker wielding a machete entered the residence of a rabbi in the course of Hanukkah celebrations, stabbing various men and women. Joseph Neumann, 72, died of his wounds many months afterwards. May his memory be a blessing.”

The American Jewish Committee tweeted “One 12 months back, on the 7th evening of Hanukkah, a machete-wielding assailant entered the household of a rabbi in Monsey and attacked a collecting celebrating the holiday break.” 

As a reaction to the assault, New York State handed a legislation termed the Josef Neumann Despise Crimes Domestic Terrorism Act, aimed at combating detest crimes.