Extremism, Anti-Semitism In Illinois: 113 Incidents In 2019

ILLINOIS — In 2019, there were 113 incidents of extremism and anti-Semitism in Illinois, according to the Anti-Defamation League.

The figure for 2019 increased slightly from the 110 incidents reported in our state during 2018.

The occurrences in Illinois were among the 4,015 examples of extremist and anti-Semitic incidents that happened nationwide in 2019. The figure reported for 2019 is up almost 32 percent from the 3,052 incidents reported in 2018, according to the ADL.