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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Has ISIS Reached O.C.? Arrest Here Intensifies Questions

Orange County Register BY THERESA WALKER/ STAFF WRITER Published: Aug. 30, 2014 Updated: Sept. 2, 2014 1:05 p.m. Authorities say the man wanted to join the the terror group in Syria, possibly spurred by its sophisticated propaganda. This past week, three Americans died in Syria fighting alongside members of the terrorist group ISIS, making headlines…
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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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Jewish Communal Security Training with Irvine Police Department

ADL is partnering with Beth Jacob Synagogue and the Irvine Police Department to conduct a security training for area Jewish institutions.  Please contact our office for further information….
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