ADL Disappointed in United Church of Christ’s Decision to Divest from Certain Companies Doing Business in Israel

The Anti-Defamation League expressed disappointment in a resolution passed at the Connecticut Conference of the United Church of Christ (UCC) on Friday evening for the conference to divest from companies “profiting from the occupation of the Palestine Territories by the State of Israel.” “This is a completely one-sided resolution that places the onus for the…
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ADL honors Dr. Cato Laurencin and Max Javit at 2014 Greater Hartford Torch of Liberty Award Reception

The Anti-Defamation League honored Dr. Cato Laurencin and Max Javit on Oct. 7 in West Hartford. Approximately 300 of Greater Hartford’s leading citizens attended. The Torch of Liberty Award celebrates outstanding leaders with a tradition of community service. The commitment to philanthropy and public service demonstrated by Dr. Laurencin and Max Javit epitomizes the Anti-Defamation…
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Cyberhate Response

Read about ADL’s new Best Practices for Combating Cyberhate >>…
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Connecticut ADL Meets with Three U.S. Representatives

The Anti-Defamation League’s Connecticut Regional Office met separately with three of the five Connecticut Representatives in U.S. Congress last month. Director Gary Jones, Assistant Director Josh Sayles and number of ADL Connecticut’s board members and supporters sat down face-to-face with Rep. Joe Courtney, Rep. Elizabeth Esty, and Rep. Jim Himes to discuss a number of…
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2014 Upper Fairfield County Award Reception

The Anti-Defamation League will honor Liz and Avi Kaner and Laurie and Jeffrey Gross at ADL’s 2014 Upper Fairfield County Award Reception and Centennial Gala at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 2, in Westport. This award reception, which recognizes leaders who have demonstrated exceptional dedication in serving the Upper Fairfield County community, is one of…
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