NEWS

ADL prepares college students for realities of anti-Semitism

A number of local incidents have been widely reported in the media, including swastika graffiti appearing at U.C. Davis and Stanford University. Nationally, the Anti-Defamation League’s 2014 Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents reported a 21 percent increase from 2013, and has registered a number of serious anti-Semitic incidents in 2015.   Read more….
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49ers Hopeful Apologizes for ‘hurtful’ Words

The comments were condemned by Jewish leaders in Australia last week, and this week the Anti-Defamation League in New York issued a statement calling on Hayne to “understand the pain he has caused to Jews” and apologize for his words.   Read more…
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BLOG POSTS

ADL SPECIAL REPORT: WHITE SUPREMACY IN AMERICA

In the aftermath of the Charleston shooting by a suspect seemingly influenced and radicalized by online hate propaganda, ADL issued a comprehensive report looking at the state of white supremacy in the United States in 2015….
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ADL Concludes its Summer Associate Research Program with a Luncheon and Keynote Address by Facebook Executives

ADL concluded its tenth consecutive Summer Associate Research Program on July 21 with a luncheon hosted by participating firm Latham & Watkins, and a discussion with Facebook policy executives Parisa Zagat and Peter Stern.  Parisa and Peter discussed the intersection of policy and cyberlaw, and in particular how Facebook strives to balance free expression and…
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EVENTS

ADL Co-Presents Films at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

THE SINGING ABORTIONIST   2014 / Documentary / 60 mins / English / World Premiere Directed by Dara Bratt Castro Theatre - Friday, July 31 11:00 am California - Wednesday, August 5 5:00 pm     Description Even if he is not widely recognized in the US, Henry Morgentaler is the face of a movement in Canada. Hailed by some and…
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Save the Date – ADL Awards Luncheon

Honoring Nancy Fineman Distingused Jurisprudence Award Olga Talamante Civil Rights Award Nancy L. Fineman Nancy L. Fineman is a partner at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy.  Nancy has extensive trial and appellate experience focusing on complex civil litigation.  She has been recognized by Public Justice and the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association as one of the…
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