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Amber Adler, an esteemed executive and renowned figure, stands as a distinguished individual with a multifaceted career. As a bestselling author, former Democratic nominee for New York City Council, and Chair of a her local neighborhood advisory board in Brooklyn, she has left an indelible mark on both the political and literary landscapes.

Beyond her political endeavors, Amber has garnered acclaim as an award-winning activist and advocate, with notable appearances on a top Netflix series that captured the attention of audiences worldwide. Her influential presence extends to the pages of esteemed publications such as Vogue Magazine, the New York Times, Politico, and City and State Magazine, where her profile has been expertly crafted and featured.

Widely recognized for her trailblazing efforts, this Orthodox Jewish mother of two has not only made waves in local and national media but has also earned global recognition for her altruistic pursuits. Amber Adler’s compelling story has been covered in publications around the world, showcasing the remarkable journey of this philanthropic entrepreneur.

Spirited rally for an agunah in Kiryas Joel, despite gawkers, jeers, and egg throwers

Article published in Shtetl Haredi Free Press on Tuesday February 6, 2024.

(Syndicated) Forging Unity: Holocaust Survivors and Brooklyn Residents Unite to Inspire CHange.

Article published in Mill Marine Courier on Friday February 2, 2024.

(Syndicated) Forging Unity: Holocaust Survivors and Brooklyn Residents Unite to Inspire CHange.

Article published in Bay Ridge Courier on Friday February 2, 2024.

(Syndicated) Forging Unity: Holocaust Survivors and Brooklyn Residents Unite to Inspire CHange.

Article published in Bay News on Friday February 2, 2024.

Forging Unity: Holocaust Survivors and Brooklyn Residents Unite to Inspire CHange.

Article published in Brooklyn Graphic on Friday February 2, 2024.

Community Building Luncheon creates a path forward, as holocaust survivors inspire members of diverse communities.

Article by Jewish Vues Staff of The Jewish Vues. Published on January 31, 2024.

Julia Haart wants to end the gett crisis

Article by Joshua Zitser of Business Insider. Published on December 31, 2023.

COVER Feature: Vote Amber Adler for New York City Council District 48

Cover Page: Endorsement appeared on the cover of the Bay News. Published in print and in the digital edition on November 3, 2023.

COVER Feature: ‘UNITED WE CAN’ Vote Amber Adler for New York City Council

Cover Page: Endorsement appeared on the cover of the Bay News. Published in print and in the digital edition on November 3, 2023.

Vote 2023: A closer look at the race in the 48th City Council District

News Segment by News 12 Staff and reporter Valerie Ryan. Segment aired/posted on November 3, 2023.

GOP council woman facing gun charge has Democratic challenger, Amber Adler

News Segment by by Dan Rivioli of News 1. Segment aired/posted on October 19, 2023.

Southern Brooklyn council candidates talk infrastructure, healthcare, & housing at forum

Article by Jada Camille of Brooklyn Paper. Published on October 6, 2023.

Casi-NO! Coney Islanders oppose potential casino at community forum

Article by Jada Camille of Brooklyn Paper. Published on April 21, 2023.

Coney Island Residents Sound off about proposed Casino Plan

Article by Wayne Daren Schneiderman. Published in Brooklyn Reporter & Brooklyn Eagle on April 20, 2023.

The New Majority NYC endorses 27 women for City Council, including four non-incumbents

Article by Sahalie Donaldson and Jeff Coltin of City & State. Published on February 16, 2022.

‘His Generosity Was Limitless’: NYPD, Family, Mourn Officer From LI

Article by Maureen Mallarkey published on Patch. Published on February 9, 2022.

Meet the Orthodox Jewish woman trying to unseat Inna Vernikov in NYC

Article by Sahalie Donaldson of City & State. Published on December 6, 2022.

Pakistani Relief Event and a 9-11 Tribute to those Killed in the Terrorist Attacks

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published on September 12, 2022.

An Orthodox single mother will challenge Republican Inna Vernikov for City Council next year.

Article by Jacob Henry. Published in NY Jewish Week, on September 7, 2022.

Amber Adler launches campaign focused on Safety, Unity & Prosperity

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published on August 19, 2022.

Amber Adler launches campaign based on Safety, Unity & Prosperity

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published on August 10, 2022.

Democrat Amber Adler to Challenge for Inna Vernikov’s Council Seat

Article by Reuvain Borchardt. Published Online and in Print in Hamodia on August 8, 2022.

Video: Amber Adler Hosts Mega Kosher Food Giveaway

News Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Produced by Samad Khan. Air Date

APNA Brooklyn Eid Celebration

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published May 18, 2022

NYC’s 2021 Mayoral Election Year in Photos

[Photo Featured includes Amber Adler] Article by Ben Fractenberg. Published in The City on December 31, 2021

Running for Office Isn’t Easy. Try Entering the Race as an Orthodox Woman.

Article by Emma Goldberg. Photos by Yana Paskova for The New York Times. Published July 28, 2021

In Her Own Words: I Defied Gravity

Article by Emma Goldberg. Photos by Yana Paskova for The New York Times. Published in The New York Times News. Newsletter Edition released on July 24, 2021.

Queens Democratic primary leaders credit success to 21 in ’21 advocacy group

[Featured Photo includes Amber Adler] Article by Bill Parry. Published in QNS on July 14, 2021.

Queens Council Delegation Set To Have Four Times as Many Women of Color Next Year

[Featured Photo includes Amber Adler] Article by Allie Griffin. Published in Queens Post on July 14, 2021

‘We’re going to run this city!’ Majority of NYC city council likely to be women

[Featured VIDEO includes Amber Adler] Report by Henry Rosoff. Aired on PIX 11 News on July 14, 2021.

The New Majority

Article by Annie McDonough. Published in Print in City and State Magazine on June 2021.

Orthodox newspapers in NYC REFUSE to publish pictures of…

Article by Ariel Zilber. Published in Daily Mail on June 10, 2021.

In Brooklyn, it’s a loud, wide-open race to succeed a tainted Jewish city councilman

Article by Shira Hanau. Published in JTA on June 10, 2021

New York City Council hopeful erased from ultra-Orthodox news publications

Article by Shira Silkoff. Published in Jerusalem Post on June 10, 2021

She’s Running for New York City Council. But Newspapers Won’t Publish Her Photo.

Article by Hannah Dreyfus. Published in Politico on June 9, 2021

NYC League of Women Voters, VOTER GUIDE

CLICK HERE to read Amber’s answers to the Q and A. Published on May 28, 2021 on the VOTE 411 website.

Schepps Media Debate for NYC Council District 48

CLICK HERE to WATCH a recording of the LIVE Debate held May 28, 2021 (online). Hosted by Skye Ostreicher and Stephen Witt for POLITICS NY.

City Council Candidates Introduce Themselves To COJO Flatbush Board Members

Article Published in Jewish Press on May 21, 2021.

Vogue highlights Orthodox women in campaign against get refusal

[Quote from Amber Adler] Article by Sarah Chemla. Published in Jerusalem Post on May 7, 2021.

How Orthodox Women Are Using Social Media to Liberate Each Other From Dead Marriages

Article by Liana Satenstein. Published in VOGUE MAGAZINE on May 5, 2021

RCV makes strange bedfellows, And more coverage of key 2021 races.

[Mention of Amber Adler] Article by Jeff Coltin and Sydney Kashiwagi. Published in City & State on May 5, 2021.

Meet The Candidates: Amber Adler, NYC Council District 48

Published in the May 2021 edition of Jewish Echo Magazine. Article found on pages 17-18. Included in Print and Digital Editions.

Watch Amber Adler: Candidate for NYC Council District 48 (Brooklyn)

Interview by Skye Ostreicher. Published in PoliticsNY on April 26, 2021.

Is Social Media Fueling a Women’s Rights Revolution in the Orthodox Jewish Community?

[Mentions Amber Adler]. Article by Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt. Published in Religion & Politics on March 30, 2021.

Vote Honorable Amber Adler on 22nd of June, a staunch supporter of Pakistani Americans

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published on March 24, 2021.

Who is Behind the New “Free the Agunah” Movement?

[Featured Photo includes Amber Adler]. Published by Vos Iz Neias on March 18.

Local Council Candidates On The Brighton/Sheepshead Homeless Shelter

Published in Shorefront News on March 17, 2021.

Orthodox Women Rally to Break the Chains of Unwanted Marriage, Using Social Media As a Bolt Cutter

Article by Billy Richling. Published by BKLYNER on March 15, 2021.

Residents Protest Planned Homeless Shelter in Brighton Beach

Mention of POV by Amber Adler. Article by Reuvain Borchardt. Published by Hamodia on March 8.

ARRESTED IN FLATBUSH: Man Who Kept Wife Agunah For 17 Years Arrested By NYPD

VIDEO of AMBER included… Report Published by The Yeshiva World News on March 12, 2021.

ELIZABETH IS FREE! Flatbush Agunah Receives Get As Momentum Builds To Support Trapped Women

VIDEO of AMBER included… Article by Shmiel Soiferman. Published in Vos iz Neias on March 11, 2021.

Messages on the Silver Jubilee of DUNYA International

News Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Produced by Samad Khan. Air Date February 13, 2021

2021 Citywide Election Round-Up – Week of Jan. 21

Article by Ariama C. Long. Published in Kings County Politics on January 22, 2021.

PASWO celebrates Golden Jubilee awarded certificate of appreciation from US Embassy Pakistan

News Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Produced by Samad Khan. Air Date Jan. 21, 2021.

A Bevy of Candidates Vie For the 2021 City Council Seats

Article by Theodore General. Published in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle on December 31, 2020.

Predictions! Experts Look Ahead to 2021 in New York Politics

Article by Ben Max. Published on the Gotham Gazette on December 29, 2020.

Holiday Food & Winter Necessities Distribution by PASWO.

News Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Produced by Samad Khan.

Looking to 2021: Meet our December 2020 Endorsement Class

Announcement article written by Run for Something. Published December 16, 2020 on Medium.

PASWO celebrates major Halal food pantry, Thanksgiving

Article by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA. Published November 30, 2020.

Thanksgiving & Winter Necessities Distribution

Article published in Urdu News, published November 2020.

Tischler tosses kippah in race to suceed Deutsch

COMMENTS by Amber Adler. Published October 22, 2020. Published on Kings County Politics. Written by Chaya Gurkov.

Vote for Women! Push to boost Council Representation in ’21

Article published in New York Daily News (Page 8 in Print edition), written by Shant Shahrigian, published October 20, 2020

’We need more representation’: The ’21 in ’21′ initiative is to encourage more women to run for NYC Council

Article published in New York Daily News (Online edition), written by Shant Shahrigian, published October 19, 2020

Cuomo issues new warning as red zone cases rise; council candidate says protests don’t represent majority

WATCH NEWS VIDEO featuring Amber. Report by in article by Narmeen Choudhury aired on PIX 11, on October 14, 2020

…Tischler Arrested For Inciting To Riot And More

COMMENTS by Amber included in article by Keira Wingate published in BKLYNER on October 12, 2020

Publication 2: It Leads to anti-Semitism: Orthodox Jews Respond to COVID-19 Scrutiny

COMMENTS by Amber included in article by Rose Adams in AM-NY on October 11, 2020

Publication 1: It Leads to anti-Semitism: Orthodox Jews Respond to COVID-19 Scrutiny

COMMENTS by Amber included in article by Rose Adams published in Brooklyn Paper, on October 10, 2020

The Leader of the Boro Park Protests Has a Criminal Past

COMMENTS by Amber included in article by Zainab Iqbal and Keira Wingate published in BKLYNER on October 8, 2020

Boro Park Leaders Silent as Residents Protest COVID-19 Restrictions

COMMENTS by Amber included in article published in BKLYNER on October 7, 2020

How Orthodox Jewish Moms Are Taking Charge During The Pandemic

OP-ED: published in Brooklyn Paper, written by Amber Adler and published on October 7, 2020

With Cuomo on warpath, Orthodox Jews worry that Covid-19 shutdown will back fire

COMMENTS by Amber included in article published in The Forward on October 6, 2020

A Different Type of Orthodox Jew is Running in Southern Brooklyn

Article published online and in print in City & State – New York, written by Zach Williams, published October 1, 2020

City Council Candidate Adler Makes Education an Issue

Article published on Kings County Politics, written by Ariama C. Long, published on September 29, 2020

This Haredi Woman Is Looking to Make History in New York’s City Elections

Article published in Haaretz, written by Danielle Ziri and published on September 13, 2020

73rd Independence Day Celebration of Pakistan

Article in Urdu News, written by Mohsin Zaheer, published August 20, 2020

#ICPConcerned Collection Features Amber Adler’s son, Shmuel

As seen on News 12. Air Date: Thursday August 19, 2020 – evening news cycle

Brooklyn Residents Rally Against Gun Violence

Amber Adler attends Rally with children to take a stand against Gun Violence. As seen on News 12. Air Date August 18, 2020

Democratic Socialists of America Anti-Israel Questionnaire Condemned

Hamodia Article published on August 15, 2020

APNA Independence Day Celebration (Remarks by Amber Adler)

As seen on GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA.
Produced by Samad Khan. Air Date: August 14, 2020

Amber Adler Represents District City Council District 48 at Census Rally

Article int The Pakistani American Weekly Newspaper, published August 2020

Amber Adler Announces Candidacy for 48th City Council District

Hamodia Article written by Reuvain Borchardt, published on June 30, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Amber Adler Runs for City Council District 48

Bkyner Article written by Zainab Iqbal, published on June 30, 2020

Amber Adler, Advocate for the Community

The Pakistani American Weekly Newspaper, article by Mohammad Farrukah, published on June 18, 2020

Amber Adler on Giving Back During a Pandemic and Loving Her Kids

Bkyner Article written by Zainab Iqbal, published on May 19, 2020

Amber Adler with ICNA, the Biggest ever Halal Food Pantry in New York

Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA.
Produced by Samad Khan. Air Date: June 11, 2020

Orthodox Jews March in Brooklyn to Honor George Floyd

New York Post Online. Posted on June 7, 2020

Hundreds March and Demand Justice for George Floyd

New York Post, Print, [2-page spread], Page 4/5 on June 8, 2020.

Photo of Jewish Boy with Black Friend Goes Viral

COL-LIVE, Online News website, posted June 9, 2020

PASWO, 4th Mega Food Distribution

Report by Manzoor Hussain of GLOBAL TV & DUNYA International USA.
Produced by Samad Khan.

More Select News Clips Featuring Amber Adler

☆Coronavirus Crisis Worsens Challenges Faced by Women and Reaffirms Need to Elect More Women to Office

Gotham Gazette / Op-Ed / April 6, 2020

☆ Community Rallies to Secure Permanent City Funding for Weeksville

BK Reader / by Andrea Leonhardt / May 17, 2019

☆Community rallies together again for Weeksville Heritage Center funding

News 12 (Video and Report) / May 16, 2019

☆ Swastika discoveries in Brooklyn prompt leaders to denounce hatred

News 12 (Video and Article) / May 2, 2019

☆ Press Conference LIVE FEED – UPTICK IN ANTI-SEMITIC CRIME

News 12 – The Bronx

See Full Press Conference, (Amber Adler speaks at 6min. 23 sec.)

☆ Funding the force: Mayor must give raises to cops, Sheepshead Bay pol demands

Brooklyn Paper / By Aidan Graham / March 22, 2019

☆ Clarke Supports Special City Office to Prevent Hate Crimes

Brooklyn Reader / March 22, 2019

☆ Asking Mayor To Raise NYPD Wages

The Yeshivah World / March 20, 2019

☆ City Council Gets Behind PBA In Labor Dispute

Kings County Politics / By Matthew Allan / March 19, 2019

☆ Deutsch Battles Hate Crimes From The Mouth Of Babes

Kings County Politics / March 4, 2019

☆ Youth Rally Against Hate in Sheepshead Bay looks to end hate crimes

News 12 (VIDEO & Article) / March 3, 2019

☆ Officials seek hate-crime charges in deadly restaurant attack

China Daily / By Zhang Ruinan / January, 29, 2019

☆ Brooklyn leaders, neighbors come together in response to fatal hammer attack

News 12 (Video & Article) / January 26, 2019

☆ Community calls for unity after Sheepshead Bay hammer attack

January 25, 2019 / By Todd Maisel / Brooklyn Eagle

☆ From Seaport Buffet – “We are at the scene of a hate crime massacre”

BKLYNER / By Zainab Iqbal

☆ Rally held for victims of hammer attack at Brooklyn restaurant

ABC 7 (VIDEO & Article) / January 25, 2019

Deutsch, BK Lawmakers Unite Against Attacks in Boro Park, Crown Heights

Kings County Politics / By Kelly Mena

☆ Locals rally to ‘Free Pablo’ Outside Fort Hamilton Army Base

By Meaghan McGoldrick

☆ Local pols condemn Confederate memorials at Bay Ridge park rally

Brooklyn Reporter / By Jonathan Sperling