Anti-Semitic incidents are up in Mass. Here’s how they’re dealing with it in Swampscott.

Swampscott, Ma. 12-12-17. Rabbi Michael Ragozin lights the menorah for the first day of Hanukkah at the Congregation Shirat Hayam.
Rabbi Michael Ragozin lights a menorah in 2017. (Owen O'Rourke/File photo)
SWAMPSCOTT — College-bound teenagers are invited to attend a free event aimed at helping them understand and identify anti-Semitism and alert school administrators if they encounter it on campus. The forum follows a recent Anti-Defamation League (ADL) report that shows anti-Semitism is on the rise, which counted 1,986 anti-Semitic incidents nationally in 2017, a 57…

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