June 26, 2015

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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Brysk, Carmona, Schluter Panel June 3, 2015

The Consuls General of France and Germany, Pauline Carmona and Stefan Schlüter respectively, joined ADL Regional Director Seth Brysk last night in an engaging and timely conversation about the threat of anti-Semitism and other forms of extremism in Europe. Held at Oakland’s Temple Sinai, the panel discussion began with an overview of recent anti-Semitic incidents and trends,…
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