"Martin Luther King, Jr. said, "Injustice anywhere is a
threat to justice everywhere.
"There are no innocent bystanders."
Lenny dealt with hate his entire life. He believed that "We as Jews, we as Blacks, we as Asians, we as white people, have to say: 'This is an affront to all of us. This is an outrage to all of us." Lenny fought hatred not only because it had affected him directly throughout his life, but because he knew, perhaps more than anything else, that hatred is wrong. He knew that it was his responsibility to fight hatred.
Lenny was of the opinion "that
you have to make a difference. Not that you just can make a difference.
You have to." Lenny fought hatred through his work at the Anti-Defamation
League, and his founding of both Team