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Tag: Anti Defamation League
August 18, 2014 | 12:00 pm
July 2, 2012 | 4:42 pm
[This column is a response to a piece by Menachem Rosensaft:
Crafting a Holocaust insurance solution that works]
The JTA recently published an op-ed by Menachem Rosensaft which gratuitously offers an “alternative” to the legislation that Holocaust survivors and children and...
June 27, 2012 | 3:46 pm
[Read a response to this column: Jewish organizations, others
must stop interfering with Holocaust survivors’ rights]
There is a solution to get us beyond the seemingly endless stalemates and complications that continue to characterize the ongoing debate over Holocaust-era...
November 16, 2010 | 9:46 am
Fox News provocateur Glenn Beck spent spent several days taking aim at billionaire businessman and philanthropist George Soros, but so far—at least within Jewish circles—the barrage appears to be backfiring.
On his radio and TV shows last week, Beck portrayed Soros as running a...
December 29, 2008 | 5:41 pmThe Best of L.A. -- Milken Awards for Jewish Educators
(From left) Lowell Milken, Milken Family Foundation chairman and co-founder; Richard Sandler, Milken Family Foundation executive vice president; honorees Dena Wolmark, Suri Nowosiolski, Malka Clement and Debra Schaffer; Dr....
November 7, 2008 | 2:14 amFrom Nov. 13-15, the Anti-Defamation League will hold its annual conference in Los Angeles. In the essay below, author Steve Oney recalls the historic event that galvanized the organization: the Leo Frank case.
The elements could hardly have been more volatile. On Confederate...
November 7, 2008 | 1:57 am
September 9, 2008 | 1:46 am
September 30, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Conejo Anti-Semitism Suit in Courts
Attorneys representing the Jewish teenager who has sued the Conejo Valley Unified School District (CSUSD) over alleged anti-Semitic behavior will meet on Oct. 22 in state court, while a lawyer for the boy's former coach meets next month in federal...