Bay Area Jews celebrate Supreme Court marriage-equality ruling

“Thirteen Jewish groups, among them organizations representing the Reform, Reconstructionist and Conservative streams, were among the 25 joining the amicus brief the ADL filed in Obergefell v. Hodges…”  Read More…
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ADL Lauds Supreme Court’s Marriage Equality Decision As ‘Historic Step’ For Justice And Fair Treatment To All

New York, NY, June 26, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today praised the Supreme Court’s decision in the four cases challenging the constitutionality of state marriage bans that limited marriage to one man and one woman, calling it “an historic step toward full civil rights for LGBT in America.” In a 5-4 decision, the…
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Now Accepting Glass Leadership Institute Applications for the 2015-2016 Program

ADL Central Pacific Region 2015-16 Glass Leadership Institute Application Completed applications are due by Monday, August 3, 2015 About the Glass Leadership Institute: The Anti-Defamation League Glass Leadership Institute is designed to expose a select group of young professionals to the diverse programs, initiatives, policies and expertise of the nation’s premier civil rights and human relations…
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ADL and the East Bay Federation Convene Mental Health-Focused Security Briefing

On June 22, ADL and the Jewish Federation of the Greater East Bay hosted a security briefing for Jewish institutions featuring Wilma Bass, MFT, covering mental health-related challenges to maintaining institutional security.  Ms. Bass provided a rundown of how different mental illnesses may present themselves, and then reviewed effective intervention techniques for when communal staff…
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ADL Livestream Review of 2014-15 Supreme Court Term

Join us to watch via livestream distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky and Frederick Lawrence, together with Slate’s Supreme Court Correspondent Dahlia Lithwick, as they analyze the most important decisions of the Supreme Court’s 2014-2015 term. Join the program live on July 8 at For attorneys: 1.5 CLE credits will be available for $36. You must…
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Save the Date – ADL Awards Luncheon

Honoring Nancy Fineman Distingused Jurisprudence Award Olga Talamante Civil Rights Award…
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