September 4, 2014

On September 3, 2014 ADL convened a cybersecurity briefing for Silicon Valley Jewish institutions in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley and the local office of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI). A special agent from the FBI’s Cyber Division provided attendees with insights into the common forms of cyber-crimes and means of…
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ADL’s Central Pacific Region issued a pre-High Holy Day Security Reminder to Jewish institutions in Northern California, Utah, and Hawai’i in the wake of heightened concerns of anti-Semitic sentiment and violence worldwide.  There is no specific threat or concern, but the Reminder is designed to prompt Jewish institutions and agencies to incorporate common-sense security precautions…
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DeJean Diversity Iceberg September 3, 2014

As part of its No Place for Hate® launch, Lovonya DeJean Middle School in Richmond, CA invited the ADL to present an afternoon of anti-bias professional development to staff and administrators.  Participant feedback was very positive: I liked the group conversations about LGBTQ issues, ableism, ageism, etc.  We never do this! I was surprised by…
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August 22, 2014

The Anti-Defamation League has extensive experience monitoring, exposing, and helping students respond to anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incidents.  During and after periods of increased tension, anti-Israel forces at universities may be more likely to engage in divisive programming, organize anti-Israel campaigns, promote boycotts of Israel, and create hostility for Jewish and pro-Israel students on campus. There…
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