NEWS

Words to Action Program in Westport

ADL facilitators led an interactive discussion for college students at The Conservative Synagogue in Westport on January 4th. The Words to Action program helps empower Jewish students to address anti-Israel and anti-Semitic bias on campus through knowledge, skills and resources. Students learned “the difference between anti-Israel, anti-Semitism, and anti-Zionism and how they sometimes overlap but…
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Israeli Police Commander Ofer Ganon meets with Stamford Police

Israeli Police Commander Ofer Ganon met with the command staff of the Stamford Police. Ganon, who is the top ranking law enforcement official for Jerusalem’s Holy Places is in charge of security for the Western Wall, the Al- Aqsa Mosque and the Holy Sepulchre. He shared best police practices on counter-terrorism, preventing hate crimes and…
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BLOG POSTS

ADL – CT Making History – Engaging with Muslims in Connecticut Schools

ADL – CT Making History – Engaging with Muslims in Connecticut Schools: On Thursday, January 28th, the Connecticut ADL led a program on “Creating Positive Engagement with Muslim Students and Families.” The program, co-sponsored by the Connecticut Association of Superintendents (CAS), is the first of its kind in the history of the State of Connecticut….
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ADL’s Grosfeld Family National Youth Leadership

For the first time, ADL’s Connecticut Region sent a delegation of high school students to the Grosfeld Family National Youth Leadership Mission in Washington D.C from November 14-18.  The students represented the racial, ethnic, religious and cultural diversity of Connecticut.  The delegates brought their unique and valuable perspectives to the Mission to share with each other…
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EVENTS

ADL Presents “How Does One Become a Terrorist”

How Does One Become a Terrorist?   Join us for a fascinating conversation as we hear from Oren Segal, Director of the Anti-Defamation League’s Center on Extremism and Research Center. Recognized as an expert in this field, much of Segal’s time with the ADL has been devoted to evaluating activity and tactics of extremist groups and movements. Last…
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2016 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception

Details to follow…
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