March 27, 2015

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_0265 March 24, 2015

Pictured: Amanda Susskind, David Crohn, ADL supporter and event host Jean Carrus and James Sandoval ADL supporters gathered at the Rancho Mirage home of Jean Carrus for an Insiders’ Briefing with ADL Regional Director Amanda Susskind, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at the University of California at Riverside James Sandoval and UCR Professor and Director…
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March 12, 2015

A version of this letter appears in print on March 12, 2015 in The New York Times.   March 11, 2015 Letters to the Editor The New York Times To the Editor: The alarming story of anti-Semitism against a student at U.C.L.A. deserves the attention you gave it. It was indeed reminiscent of the kind of exclusion of Jews that…
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March 11, 2015

UPDATES UCLA’s Undergraduate Student Association Council passed a resolution on March 10 condemning anti-Semitism and calling on the student government to take actions to ensure that Jewish students are not subjected to discrimination.  ADL applauded their efforts and encouraged the students to move forward on implementing diversity training and other action items mentioned in the resolution.  On…
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web_0163 March 9, 2015

Pictured: Jordanna Gessler from LAMOTH (left) speaks to teachers about an exhibit Public, private and parochial educators from throughout Southern California joined with Holocaust survivors and scholars for Session Two of the 2014-15 Holocaust Education Institute on Friday, February 27, 2015. Session Two, Experiential Holocaust Education, took place at the Museum of Tolerance and the Los…
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