"1024_NWS_LDN-L-HOLOCAUST-LESSON-JM" March 30, 2015

Pictured:  ADL’s Matthew Friedman training teachers about the Holocaust (Photos by John McCoy, courtesy of LA Daily News) Approximately 100 educators from throughout Southern California learned tools for teaching about the Holocaust during ADL’s 2014-15 Los Angeles Holocaust Education Institute. The Institute launched the program in the fall with an all-day workshop, A Multimedia Framework to…
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Adolf was right

The number of anti-Semitic incidents in California and across the U.S. is up for 2014, according to the Anti-Defamation League.  The annual ADL Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents released today reported a total of 912 incidents of assault, vandalism and harassment, compared to 751 incidents reported in 2013, a 21 percent increase. While this is still…
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Educators joined Associate Regional Director Matthew Friedman, along with Dr. Samuel Edelman and Dr. Carol Edelman from the California Center for Excellence on the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, Human Rights and Tolerance, for the final session in this year’s Los Angeles Holocaust Education Institute. The topic for the March 26 session was “Anti-Semitism Since…
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WEB_0286 March 26, 2015

Pictured: ADL Regional Director Amanda Susskind and Randy Schoenberg The Anti-Defamation League joined The Weinstein Company and other local groups for a March 25 pre-release screening of Woman in Gold, based on the true story of ADL Executive Committee member Randy Schoenberg’s legal battle on behalf of Maria Altmann for the return of Gustav Klimt…
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