Campus Antisemitism Report Card

2024 Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards Dinner Announcement

  Join us at the 2024 Jurisprudence Awards Dinner honoring Michael G. Ermer of Irell & Manella LLP, Hon. Kirk H. Nakamura (Ret.) of JAMS, and Nicole Whyte of Bremer Whyte Brown & O’Meara LLP. The dinner will be held Thursday, September 19th at 5:30PM at the Turnip Rose Promenade in Costa Mesa.   Since 1993, the Anti-Defamation League has

Sergeant Si Kim, Sergeant Travis Arburua and members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department with ADL Orange County/Long Beach Regional Director Peter Levi

2024 Helene & Joseph Sherwood Family Prize for Combating Hate Law Enforcement Awards

  In the face of record-breaking levels of hate and antisemitism across Southern California, ADL honored law enforcement professionals for modeling innovative ways to combat hate and extremism and make a positive impact on victims of hate or bias-motivated crimes and incidents. Departments and individuals across Southern California were honored on May 30, 2024 at the Skirball Cultural Center with ADL’s

Remembering Their Stories Campaign

Join us in preserving the stories of Orange County’s Holocaust survivors and liberators for future generations and combating antisemitism. Your support is vital in completing the digitization of 154 oral histories and ensuring their accessibility for scholars and the public. In the mid-1990’s, ADL recorded interviews with the Holocaust survivors and liberators, and then entrusted these invaluable VHS tapes to

Unprecedented, Historic Number of Antisemitic Incidents in 2023 in Southern California and United States

Orange County/Long Beach, CA, April 16, 2024 … ADL’s annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents issued this week found that in 2023, the Jewish community of Orange County/Long Beach experienced 88 recorded incidents (up 60 percent from 55 incidents in 2022), including 59 incidents of harassment (up 69 percent from 35 in 2022) and 27 incidents of vandalism of businesses, places of worship and schools (up

Colleges are Failing to Fight Antisemitism on Their Campuses

In a time of incredible volatility on college campuses, ADL’s Campus Antisemitism Report CardTM is a new comprehensive tool that evaluates antisemitism on college and university campuses. Find out how schools are responding to and combatting antisemitism and protecting Jewish students.

NEWS

Antisemitism festers in state’s ethnic studies course

By Thomas D. Elias | The Orange County Register September 11, 2023, excerpt: “In mid-September, the Anti-Defamation League and several other prominent Jewish-American organizations sued the Santa Ana district claiming it adopted its ethnic studies curriculum in an illegal, discriminatory manner. That’s why, as a letter to legislators from more than 1,000 Californians noted, ‘Jewish communities across our state have

Santa Ana USD Lawsuit in the News

National/Israel: Daily Kick Off- Jewish Insider Lawsuit claims California school district covertly approved anti-Israel curricula (Times of Israel) Jewish Groups Sue to Halt California School District’s Adoption of Allegedly Antisemitic Curricula (Algemeiner) Jewish groups sue California school district, alleging antisemitic ethnic-studies curricula (JNS) ADL, Brandeis, AJC Sue to Ban Antisemitic Content in Santa Ana Public Schools (Jewish Press) New lawsuit

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2024 Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards Dinner Announcement

  Join us at the 2024 Jurisprudence Awards Dinner honoring Michael G. Ermer of Irell & Manella LLP, Hon. Kirk H. Nakamura (Ret.) of JAMS, and Nicole Whyte of Bremer Whyte Brown & O’Meara LLP. The dinner will be held Thursday, September 19th at 5:30PM at the Turnip Rose Promenade in Costa Mesa.   Since 1993, the Anti-Defamation League has

2024 Helene & Joseph Sherwood Family Prize for Combating Hate Law Enforcement Awards

  In the face of record-breaking levels of hate and antisemitism across Southern California, ADL honored law enforcement professionals for modeling innovative ways to combat hate and extremism and make a positive impact on victims of hate or bias-motivated crimes and incidents. Departments and individuals across Southern California were honored on May 30, 2024 at the Skirball Cultural Center with ADL’s

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JEWISH HERITAGE NIGHT AT ANGEL STADIUM

ADL has partnered with Jewish Federation OC and the Orange County Board of Rabbis to bring Jewish Heritage Night to Angel Stadium Wednesday, July 10th at 6:38pm Angels vs the World Series Champion Texas Rangers  PLUS: All tickets purchased through ADL receive authentic Angel’s jersey with Jewish Heritage Night patch on the arm. A portion of the proceeds for ticket sales