A Pledge for Tolerance and Understanding

Recent hate crimes spur return to old ideals
Recent hate crimes spur return to old ideals
News Melissa Chan 11/28/2011 at 1:22PM

The document itself may be over 300 years old, but the message it conveys is timeless. Public officials united to breathe life back into the Flushing Remonstrance — a historic petition dated back to 1657 when Peter Stuyvesant and a group of citizens protested prohibitions against religious freedom — in light of recent anti-Semitic vandalisms [...]