web_0082 January 29, 2015

Pictured:  Eric Kingsley and Matthew Friedman speak about anti-Semitism at Shomrei Torah Synagogue. ADL Regional Board Chair Eric Kingsley and Associate Regional Director Matthew Friedman took part in a three-part series sponsored by Shomrei Torah Synagogue entitled Hatred, Bigotry and Anti-Semitism.  Their January 27 presentation was on Anti-Semitism in Los Angeles, the US and Around…
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web_20150114_165806878 January 21, 2015

Newly-elected Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell, chair of ADL’s Law Enforcement Advisory Committee, with Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman. ADL staff took part in a farewell reception for retiring FBI-LA Assistant Director in Charge (ADIC) Bill Lewis on January 14.  Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman and California Investigative Researcher Joanna Mendelson presented ADIC Lewis…
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2015-01-14 web 19.45.14 January 16, 2015

Pictured: Regional Director Amanda Susskind lighting a candle in memory of terror victims. On January 14, 2015, the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and Sinai Temple hosted a community memorial service for the victims of the recent anti-Semitic and terror attacks in France.  Consuls General of France and Israel, along with clergy of many…
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web_0080 January 15, 2015

Pictured: ADL Western States Counsel Michelle Deutchman and Adam Paris, Partner and Supervising Attorney for ADL’s Summer Associate Research Program Michael Lieberman, Washington Counsel for the Anti-Defamation League, presented a program for Continuing Legal Education credit to 25 lawyers at Sullivan & Cromwell on The Law vs. Violent Bigotry:  The Boundaries Between Hate Speech and…
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