UCI & OCHR offer Combatting Online Extremism Training

UCI & OCHR offer Combatting Online Extremism Training

Join Orange County Human Relations (OCHR) and the University of California, Irvine (UCI) for a five-part, free online training that will offer tools and resources for how to combat online extremism. Using modules developed as part of UC Irvine’s Confronting Digital Extremism initiative, UCI is partnering with OCHR to provide an interactive training for the community.  With the increase in violence against Asian-Americans and Pacific

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OC Human Relations Commission Hosts Public Meetings to Address Racism

OC Human Relations Commission Hosts Public Meetings to Address Racism

The County of Orange and Orange County (OC) Human Relations Commission are inviting the public to participate in Addressing Race-Based Hate Together, a series of virtual stakeholder input meetings focused on racism in the Orange County community. These meetings are in response to the OC Board of Supervisors unanimously approving resolutions to stand in solidarity to denounce all hate crimes

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Promoting Equity – Webinar Feb 12

Promoting Equity - Webinar Feb 12

OC Human Relations invites you to join guest speaker Dr. L Song Richardson, Dean & Chancellor’s Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. Dr. Richardson will talk about how our unconscious mental processes can influence decision-making & judgement. Register at bit.ly/Promote_Equity

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Understanding Hate Codes Virtual Event

Understanding Hate Codes Virtual Event

Join us and Chapman University Associate Professor Pete Simi to learn about the resurgence of white supremacist groups in recent years and how it has been characterized by efforts to mainstream hate while other adherents remain committed to a violent revolutionary strategy hoping to overthrow the government and ignite a “race war.” Understanding Hate Codes provides an opportunity to discuss

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Odeh Family, ADC Testify Against Prime Suspect in Alex Odeh Murder

Odeh Family, ADC Testify Against Prime Suspect in Alex Odeh Murder

Washington, DC | www.adc.org | November 2, 2020 – Tomorrow morning the daughter of the late Alex Odeh, Ms. Helena Odeh, and Mr. Samer Khalaf, President of the American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), will testify at the parole hearing of Robert Manning, the primary suspect in the assassination of Mr. Odeh, ADC’s Southern California Regional Director. Mr. Odeh was murdered by a pipe

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2019 Hate Crime Report

2019 Hate Crime Report

The OC Human Relations Commission released the 2019 Orange County Hate Crime Report on October 20, 2020. For the fifth consecutive year, the numbers of crimes and incidents increased. Hate crime was up 24% in 2019 over the previous year. A statement from OC Human Relations CEO, Alison Edwards, on the report: This week the Orange County Human Relations Commission

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