ADL Letter to the Editor: Hypocritical New Haven Protestor Marginalized Jewish Community

This letter to the editor appeared in the New Haven Register on June 28, 2015. Editor: I was surprised to see such extensive coverage given to the viewpoint of an extremist (albeit nonviolent) in regards to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (“New Haven protester says ‘direct action’ key to change,” New Haven Register, June 13). The situation…
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ADL Honors Anne Tyler Calabresi, Gloria Graves Holmes and Sydney A. Perry with 2015 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award

More than 350 leading citizens and government officials joined the Anti-Defamation League on May 12 to honor exceptional community leaders in Greater New Haven. ADL presented its Torch of Liberty Award to Anne Tyler Calabresi, Gloria Graves Holmes and Sydney A. Perry. Additionally, Interim Regional Director Marji Lipshez-Shapiro was recognized for her 25 years at…
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ADL, Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford Host Statewide Jewish Communal Security Seminar

The Anti-Defamation League, in conjunction with the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford, ran a statewide security seminar titled “Protecting Your Jewish Institution” in West Hartford last week. More than 40 Jewish community professionals and lay leaders attended from across Connecticut. Two of ADL’s national security experts traveled to West…
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ADL Connecticut Reaches More Than 900 Teachers with Holocaust Education Training

The Anti-Defamation League recently hosted an Echoes and Reflections Holocaust education program in New London, in collaboration with the Jewish Federation of Eastern Connecticut. Echoes and Reflections prepares teachers to teach the complex history of the Holocaust in a way that stimulates engagement, critical thinking and personal understanding among students. This comprehensive multimedia program delivers…
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