web_0577 August 12, 2015

Representatives of synagogues and Jewish institutions from throughout the Los Angeles area attended a security briefing at the ADL office on August 11. ADL organizes security briefings annually to keep the Jewish community apprised of security information, especially preceding the High Holy Days. ADL also provides security alerts to Jewish institutions as needed throughout the…
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web_0572 August 11, 2015

Pictured: Rabbi Morley Feinstein, Dr. Michael Berenbaum, Amanda Susskind and Rabbi Evan Goodman Regional Director Amanda Susskind participated in a panel as part of the Southern California Board of Rabbis’ Annual High Holy Days Conference.  Other panelists were UC Santa Barbara Hillel Executive Director Rabbi Evan Goodman and American Jewish University Professor and Sigi Ziering…
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July 2, 2015

The Pacific Southwest Region of the Anti-Defamation League mourns the recent passing of Sir Nicholas Winton, who died on July 1 at the age of 106.  Winton organized the rescue of 669 children from then-Czechoslovakia on what was known as the “Czech Kindertransport.”  Among those rescued was Charles Susskind, the father of ADL Pacific Southwest…
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May 27, 2015

On May 18, ADL Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman participated in a panel discussion sponsored by the Jewish Federation of San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys at the Pasadena Jewish Temple & Center about campus climate for Jewish college students. Other panelists were UCLA Professor David Myers, UCLA student and co-president of UCLA J Street Gil Bar-Or,…
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