Anti-Defamation League Presents 2015 Jurisprudence Award to Three Outstanding Attorneys and Civil Rights Advocates

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Orange County/Long Beach Region presented three outstanding attorneys and civil rights advocates with the organization’s prestigious 2015 Marcus Kaufman Jurisprudence Award. The dinner and awards ceremony was held on April 16 at the Island Hotel at Fashion Island in Newport Beach and was its most successful year to date, raising hundreds…
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Anti-Semitism Surges as lessons of Holocaust Erode

By Abraham H. Foxman Posted: 10/24/14, 11:18 AM PDT Los Angeles Daily News The surge of anti-Semitism, particularly in Europe, during the recent conflict in Gaza was both shocking and yet not surprising. The shocking side of the phenomenon lay in certain manifestations of the hatred. Most egregious in this respect were the two incidents…
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Confronting Anti-Semitism Workshop at University Synagogue

ADL recently conducted a Confronting Anti-Semitism workshop at University Synagogue in Irvine.  The Confronting Anti-Semitism Program is an interactive education program for middle and high school youth and adult family members designed to empower and equip the Jewish community with constructive and effective responses to anti-Semitic incidents and the persistent anti-Semitic stereotypes that are often at…
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Weaver Elementary Named Region’s First No Place for Hate® School

No Place for Hate® enables schools to challenge anti-Semitism, racism and bigotry in all forms. ADL provides an innovative and powerful model for creating more inclusive environments.  The initiative aims to reduce bias and bullying, increase appreciation for diversity, and build communities of respect.  It is tailored to fit the needs and cultures of any…
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