NEWS

Keeping Us Safe – ADL Sends Greenwich Police Captain to Counterterrorism Training In Our Nation’s Capital

“This was a very impressive class. It was well researched and coordinated. I was impressed by the depth of knowledge and research of the presenters. In my combined 25 years of police and military experience I have never participated in a better class than ADL Advanced Training School. I will strongly recommend this course to
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How To Handle Anti-Semitism

“What Would You Do?” Emanuel Synagogue in West Hartford was the place to be on Sunday evening, May 22nd.  Seventy people participated in a “What Would You Do?” program run by ADL’s Confronting Anti-Semitism Program.  “As a facilitator for the Confronting Anti-Semitism program, it was so gratifying to have the program at my home synagogue.  By
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BLOG POSTS

When Children are Scapegoats ADL Connecticut educates about Muslim Americans

With the nation erupting in anti-Muslim sentiment following terror attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, and presidential candidates making incendiary statements about Muslims, Anita Sharif-Hyder, a Muslim-American parent in Connecticut, was concerned for her children’s safety. So she decided to keep them home from religious school. Read more here
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New Haven Register: Op Ed – Misleading anti-Israel bus ads in Connecticut

By Steve Ginsburg In recent weeks, a number of misleading anti-Israel advertisements have popped up on public buses across Connecticut. The eye-catching ads feature a context-less quote from an Israeli prime minister, maps of Israel which contain distorted information about the Jewish presence in pre-1948 Israel and regarding Israeli settlements, and a picture of a
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EVENTS

Save the Date: 2016 Greater Hartford Torch of Liberty Award Reception

ADL is proud to announce this year’s honorees for the 2016 Greater Hartford Torch of Liberty Award are The Hoffman Family and Ray Allen.  The event will take place on Thursday, September 29 at 5:30 p.m.  Invitations will be mailed in August.     This award recognizes outstanding citizens who contribute to building strong communities that
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2016 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception

Photo (from left): ADL Regional Board Chair Robyn Teplitzky, John Emra, Dr. Dorsey Kendrick, Rabbi Herbert Brockman and ADL Connecticut Director Steve Ginsburg. Photo credit: Harold Shapiro   ADL Honors Dr. Dorsey Kendrick, Rabbi Herbert Brockman and John Emra with 2016 Greater New Haven Torch of Liberty Award Reception  More than 350 leading citizens and
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