April 12, 2016

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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February 16, 2016

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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group shot web February 9, 2016

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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Concert Against Hate December 3, 2015

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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