October 14, 2014

Regional Director Amanda Susskind was part of a panel, “Anti-Semitism in Europe: Challenge or Crisis,” held at Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills on Yom Kippur afternoon and attended by about 400 people. The forum’s other panelists were Axel Cruau, France’s consul general in Los Angeles and Joshua Goode, an associate professor of history and cultural…
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October 13, 2014

At the request of a group of concerned Desert-area residents, ADL Associate Regional Director Matthew Friedman spoke at a private Rancho Mirage home recently.  Friedman joined a diverse group of people on September 16 to speak briefly about the work of ADL in combatting anti-Semitism, and in particular, the work ADL does in the Desert…
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Pictured:  Consul General Casiro of Argentina, National Chair Barry Curtiss-Lusher, Regional Director Amanda Susskind and Consul General Cruau of France. (not pictured:  Consul General Herrera-Lim of the Philippines) Consuls General from three continents discussed ADL Global 100: A Survey of Attitudes Toward Jews in Over 100 Countries Around the World at the Regional Board meeting held September…
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Law Enforcement agencies throughout the four-county area served by the ADL Pacific Southwest Region were notified about the dates of the upcoming Jewish High Holidays. ADL’s message stated, “These holidays are among the most holy in the Jewish religion and their prayer services are among the most widely attended of all the Jewish holidays of…
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Security

In preparation for the High Holidays, ADL  shared a list of security recommendations with Jewish institutions in the Pacific Southwest Region. In addition, ADL provided a list of Security Resources for the Jewish Community. SECURITY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE HIGH HOLIDAYS Security should be a part of institution’s culture year round, but with the High Holidays…
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