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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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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Jonathan Greenblatt Joins ADL as National Director

Today begins a new chapter in the history of the ADL, as Jonathan Greenblatt, a social entrepreneur and former White House director of social innovation, joins the organization as our fifth national director. On his first day on the job, Jonathan is humbled and excited to lead this national institution deep into its next century….
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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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