Web 0346 April 23, 2015

On April 21, ADL Pacific Southwest Regional Director Amanda Susskind, Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman and Assistant Regional Director Sarah Matos presented to the members of UCLA’s Undergraduate Students Association Council (USAC) on anti-Semitism, criticism of Israel, the points of intersections and the nuances and complexities of these topics.  ADL was invited by Hillel at…
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Honoreessusskindbaldonicamil_sm April 21, 2015

Pictured: Honorees Ben Silverman and Brett Ratner and Regional Director Amanda Susskind flanked by Jane the Virgin stars Jaime Camil and Justin Baldoni TV stars, studio heads, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and musical legend Michael Bolton were among those who came out for the Anti-Defamation League Entertainment Industry Dinner on April 20 at the Beverly Hilton…
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UC Riverside Hillel April 17, 2015

UC Riverside Hillel students, faculty and staff participated in a ADL’s education program, Words to Action on April 15. Associate Regional Directors Matthew Friedman and Ariella Schusterman led the students in this interactive program designed to teach college students how to respond to anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias on campus. The participants learned how to distinguish among anti-Semitism,…
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April 14, 2015

ADL California Investigative Researcher Joanna Mendelson provided a briefing on the sovereign citizen movement on April 8 in partnership with the United States Marshal’s Office, Central District, to the 9th Circuit Chief Bankruptcy Judges and lawyer representatives. The 9th circuit includes nine western states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon and Washington.  The sovereign…
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Italian Consul General April 13, 2015

ADL’s International Affairs Committee co-chair Sassan Masserat and Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman met with Consul General of Italy Antonio Verde (center) on April 9 in Los Angeles. The group discussed ADL Global 100 findings specific to Italy and heard from the Italian Consul General about measures being taken in their home country to fight against anti-Semitism….
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