Quote of the Week: Steve Adler

The mayor speaks on anti-Semitism after the Tree of Life shooting in Pittsburgh

Quote of the Week: Steve Adler

"I minimized it and its impact, and I was wrong. And I resolve to do better. We must all resolve to do better."


– Austin Mayor Steve Adler, recalling a past episode of anti-Semitism targeting him, at a vigil Sunday to honor the victims of the Tree of Life shooting in Pittsburgh.

A note to readers: Bold and uncensored, The Austin Chronicle has been Austin’s independent news source for over 36 years, expressing the community’s political and environmental concerns and supporting its active cultural scene. Now more than ever, we need your support to continue supplying Austin with independent, free press. If real news is important to you, please consider making a donation of $5, $10 or whatever you can afford, to help keep our journalism on stands.

Support the Chronicle  

READ MORE
More Steve Adler
“It Is the Same Hate”
“It Is the Same Hate”
Adler Stands up after Synagogue Shooting

Nina Hernandez, Nov. 2, 2018

Quote of the Week: Steve Adler
Quote of the Week: Steve Adler
The mayor is glad to be getting a soccer team

Aug. 17, 2018

More Quote of the Week
Quote of the Week
Quote of the Week

Jan. 18, 2019

Quote of the Week
Quote of the Week

Jan. 11, 2019

KEYWORDS FOR THIS STORY

Steve Adler

MORE IN THE ARCHIVES
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle