California

Urge City of L.A. to Divest from Anti-Israel Ben & Jerry’s

Sign and Support Sign below to send letters to the Los Angeles City Council, representing the second-largest city in the United States, and urge them to support a motion that will require the City Attorney to draft an ordinance that would divest the City’s pension funds from Unilever due to their antisemitic and anti-Israel boycott, […]

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ICAN Welcomes Republic of Slovakia Apology for WWII Laws Against Jews

Press Release September 15, 2021 • PRESS@ISRAELUSA.ORG ICAN Welcomes Republic of Slovakia Apology for WWII Laws Against Jews Warns About the Dangers of Government-Sponsored Holocaust Distortion and Denial Los Angeles, California: The Israeli-American Civic Action Network welcomes the apology from the Republic of Slovakia for World War II laws aimed at stripping Jewish citizens of

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L.A. City Council Supports New Policies Combating Antisemitism in Schools

Press Release August 25, 2021 • PRESS@ISRAELUSA.ORG Los Angeles City Council Unanimously Passes Resolution Endorsing LAUSD Policies Combating Antisemitism Action Precedes Controversial Los Angeles Teachers’ Union Anti-Israel Vote Los Angeles, California: In a unanimous vote, the Los Angeles City Council passed a resolution endorsing new Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) policies designed to combat

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ICAN California Chair Assumes Role at City of Beverly Hills

Press Release August 24, 2021 • PRESS@ISRAELUSA.ORG ICAN California Chair Assumes Role on City of Beverly Hills Commission on Human Relations Vered Elkouby Nisim Takes of Oath of Office in First Commission Meeting Beverly Hills, California: The California Chair of the Israeli-American Civic Action Network Chair (ICAN) took her oath of office today as she

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Support LA City Council Resolution Combating Antisemitism in LAUSD

Send a Letter to LA City Council The Los Angeles City Council is currently considering a resolution supporting the actions of LAUSD last month as they passed new policies to prevent and combat antisemitism within Los Angeles’ public schools. This is critically important as the Los Angeles Teachers’ Union, UTLA, is considering passing a motion

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Oppose UTLA Antisemitism in Los Angeles Schools

Sign and Support The leadership of the United Teachers of Los Angeles (UTLA) are currently considering a proposal that would put the union on record as official supporters of a boycott against Israel. Sign below to send a letter to the UTLA leadership opposing this antisemitic and discriminatory proposal. GIVESupport this CauseJTNDYSUyMGhyZWYlM0QlMjIlMjNYUlBGU1JRTiUyMiUyMHN0eWxlJTNEJTIyZGlzcGxheSUzQSUyMG5vbmUlMjIlM0UlM0MlMkZhJTNF

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Villaraigosa to Chair ICAN Task Force

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to chair ICAN National Task Force Fostering Cross-Community Engagement At the Beverly Hills Town Hall for Action: Combating Anti-Semitism and Creating Safe Communities Israeli-American Civic Action Network (ICAN) announced the establishment of a national task force to promote cross-community engagement with former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa serving as the national

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UPDATED: ICAN Statement on Nessah Synagogue Vandalism in Beverly Hills

UPDATE: A town hall has been scheduled in Beverly Hills, Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 7 PM. For more information please visit: http://isra.li/townhall In response to Nessah synagogue in Beverly Hills being vandalized the Israeli-American Civic Action Network (“ICAN”) is calling on local leaders, elected officials, law enforcement, and members of the Persian Jewish, Israeli-American,

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ICAN California Honors Elected Officials Fighting Anti-Semitism and Supporting Israel

The Israeli-American Civic Action Network (“ICAN”) in California hosted its Visionary Leadership Awards event honoring key elected officials who recently played a critical role in condemning a proposed anti-Israel anti-Semitic ethnic studies program for public high schools and effectively ensuring that it will be revised by the state’s Department of Education. The officials honored were:

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