November 20, 2014

ADL staff presented Confronting Anti-Semitism to 7th grade religious school students at University Synagogue in Brentwood on November 18.  Students participated in activities that helped them understand anti-Semitic myths and empowered them to have constructive and effective responses to anti-Semitic incidents occur. ADL’s Confronting Anti-Semitism program is available to middle and high school students; a similar…
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On November 7, 2014, at the ADL Annual Meeting of the National Commission, Jessica Babrick was presented with the 2014 Daniel R. Ginsberg Leadership Award. This award recognizes outstanding young professionals across the country for their leadership in the fight against anti-Semitism, racism and all forms of prejudice.  Ms. Babrick is an attorney specializing in…
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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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