NEWS

ADL Audit: School-Based Events Account for More Than 50 Percent of Anti-Semitic Incidents in Connecticut in 2014

The number of documented anti-Semitic incidents in Connecticut decreased in 2014, according to the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents. A total of 23 incidents were reported across the state, down from 31 incidents in 2013. “We use the audit to help us understand anti-Semitic trends in Connecticut and throughout the United States…
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ADL to Honor Anne Tyler Calabresi, Dr. Gloria Holmes and Sydney A. Perry at 2015 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception

The Anti-Defamation League will honor Anne Tyler Calabresi, Dr. Gloria Holmes and Sydney A. Perry at the Anti-Defamation League’s 2015 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception, at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, in Woodbridge, Conn. The Torch of Liberty Award is presented annually to outstanding citizens whose extraordinary work has helped to…
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BLOG POSTS

A Wonder by the Sea: A Jewish-Muslim Women’s Passover Seder

By Cantor Sharon Citrin, ADL Confronting Anti-Semitism Coordinator, Connecticut Region Have you ever experienced a truly magical moment? It’s not easy to describe that kind of feeling. The note I received said it all, “I have been trying to articulate and express the joy in my heart throughout our time together yesterday.” Last year, I…
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The Ripple Effect of Interfaith Dialogue

By Stephanie Hertz, ADL Assistant Project Director, Connecticut Region Recent inci­dents around the world remind us of the power of hate and vit­riol to per­me­ate our reli­gious, cul­tural and national bor­ders. ISIS con­tin­ues to expand its alliances and fear-mongering tac­tics.  The world is in many ways par­a­lyzed to see a way for­ward, and the need…
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EVENTS

2015 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception

The Anti-Defamation League will honor Anne Tyler Calabresi, Dr. Gloria Holmes and Sydney A. Perry at the Anti-Defamation League’s 2015 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception, at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, in Woodbridge, Conn. The Torch of Liberty Award is presented annually to outstanding citizens whose extraordinary work has helped to…
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