NEWS

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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BLOG POSTS

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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ADL Tours the US/Mexico Border

Several representatives of the Orange County/Long Beach region, including Regional Chair Mike Rubin, joined eleven others on a tour conducted by the U.S. Border Patrol of the United States border facilities in San Diego on February 17.  There were so many informative highlights that they cannot be briefly summarized, but the following are some of…
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EVENTS

2015 Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards Dinner

Please visit our Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards Dinner page for event tickets and sponsorship opportunities 2015 Honorees: ROBERT E. PALMER (1956 – 2014) Litigation Partner GIBSON, DUNN & CRUTCHER LLP Robert Palmer was a sharp litigator and beloved philanthropist, husband and friend. He was an esteemed partner and much in-demand litigator in Gibson, Dunn…
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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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