Statement on Hate Crime in Bay Ridge on 12/3

In response to the hate crime last night involving a local mom and her 16-year-old son, the Bay Ridge Democrats have released the following statement:

"Violence, harassment, and intimidation have no place in Bay Ridge. Not now, not ever. Our neighborhood has always been a home to everyone from everywhere and we stand with New Yorkers in abhorrence and rejection of bigotry in all its manifestations. Together we must and will continue to stand up, speak out and confront hate in any form."

See article in today's Daily News:
Hero Muslim cop & son harassed by bigot