ADL Condemns Vandalism of Santa Cruz Mosque with Star of David

  The Anti-Defamation League condemns an apparent hate crime against the Muslim community of Santa Cruz this week.  According to reports, one or more vandals spray painted what looks to be a Jewish Star of David and the number “26” on the door of the Islamic Center of Santa Cruz located in Live Oak, CA….
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ADL anti-bullying program now in Bay Area

Twenty-one Bay Area schools will participate in an Anti-Defamation League program to combat bias, bullying and hate during the current school year….
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“Tree of Respect” added to Elk Grove by Eddy Middle School Students

To kick-off the No Place for Hate® Initiative at Eddy Middle School in Elk Grove, CA, students and staff designed the Tree of Respect.  ADL’s pledge, the Resolution of Respect supports the strength of the trunk while student pledges allowed the tree to grow branches full with leaves.  Eddy Middle School joined the Bay Area…
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Stuart Hall HS “Students in Action” Examine Bias and Prejudice

During their A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute workshop, the Students in Action (SIA) Group at Stuart Hall High School examined the nuances of conscious and unconscious bias through the form of micro aggressions.  After reviewing MTV’s Look Different Campaign videos, the young men shared personal experiences and reflected on moments when they may have unintentionally…
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