web_0474 June 26, 2015

Pictured:  Author and suicide bombing survivor Jack Baxter with LA Jewish Film Festival Director Hilary Helstein, one of the many community members attending the event. Over 50 people attended ADL’s annual NextGen summer event on June 25 at the ADL office.  The evening program included the West Coast launch of the graphic novel Mike’s Place,…
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Pictured: (back row) CHIRLA Political Director Apolonio Morales, API-Equality Executive Director Eileen Ma, ADL Regional Director Amanda Susskind; (front row) NILC Attorney Nicholas Espiritu, Moderator Jeffrey Kaye ADL co-sponsored a National Council of Jewish Women/ Los Angeles community program focused on Immigration Reform on June 24. The event featured a panel of community leaders who…
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web_0466 June 25, 2015

Fourteen members of the 2014-15 Glass Leadership Institute (GLI) class graduated from the ten-month leadership development program on June 23. The evening began with members of the class sharing their positive experiences and highlights of the program. Many spoke about pride in their alignment with such an important civil rights organization and their excitement about…
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June 23, 2015

ADL’s Pacific Southwest Region 2015-16 Glass Leadership Institute Application Completed applications are due by Monday, August 3, 2015 About the Glass Leadership Institute: The Anti-Defamation League’s Glass Leadership Institute is designed to expose a select group of young professionals to the diverse programs, initiatives, policies and expertise of the nation’s premier civil rights and human relations…
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June 18, 2015

Soon after the suspect was identified as 21-year-old Dylann Storm Roof, ADL’s Center on Extremism was able to provide information on his possible white supremacist leanings.  A photo of Roof posted to his Facebook page shows him wearing a jacket with two patches. One patch is the flag of the apartheid-era government of South Africa,…
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