NEWS

Montalvin Manor Elementary School Earns No Place For Hate Designation

The school was named a top Bay Area School for its success with low-income English language learners in the area of literacy; earned a Gold Ribbon designation recognizing outstanding public schools; received a No Place for Hate designation; and celebrated its AAA status.   READ the full story: http://richmondstandard.com/2016/06/montalvin-manor-elementary-holds-carnival-to-celebrate-successes
Read more ▶

Stanford Student Body Passes Resolution Against Antisemitism

“ADL Central Pacific Regional Director Seth Brysk applauded the Stanford student senate for passing the resolution. ‘Although the measure took several weeks to win approval, the final version addresses a range of anti-Semitic sentiment including instances where Israel is used as a veneer to promote hatred of Jews,’ he said in a statement.   ‘We also commend
Read more ▶

BLOG POSTS

ADL Meets with Consul General of Italy to Urge Adoption of Hate Crime Measures Based on New Report

On the heels of the recent release of ADL’s 2016 report on Hate Crimes Response in the OSCE Region, co-authored with Human Rights First, the Central Pacific Region met with Consul General of Italy Mauro Battocchi to discuss the  findings for Italy and urge the adoption of recommendations. According to the mandate of the OSCE,
Read more ▶

ADL Announces High School Essay Contest Winners

The Central Pacific Region of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is proud to announce the winner of its 2016 High School Essay Contest, A Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up to Injustice. Using the lens of the Holocaust to educate students about the ramifications of present-day stereotyping, prejudice, racism and anti-Semitism, this essay asked students to
Read more ▶

EVENTS

2016 Annual ADL Supreme Court Review

  THREE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA VIEWING LOCATIONS – SAN FRANCISCO – Keker & Van Nest LLP 633 Battery St. – REDWOOD CITY – Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP 555 Twin Dolphin Dr. – SAN JOSE – Greenfield Sullivan Draa & Harrington LLP 55 South Market St., Suite 1500   RSVP required to central-pacific@adl.org or
Read more ▶

Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Passover Discussion

THIS EVENT IS BEING RESCHEDULED. PLEASE CHECK BACK SOON FOR AN UPDATE. Join Vlad Khaykin, Associate Director, Anti-Defamation League’s Central Pacific Region, and Dr. Lindsay Gifford (Assistant Professor of International Studies and Anthropology, University of San Francisco) for a pre-Pesach discussion about the Syrian refugee crisis. Congregation Beth Sholom’s Rabbi Glazer will act as moderator. Vlad is a former
Read more ▶