pablo-1 September 7, 2016

The Anti-Defamation League’s Connecticut office recently facilitated a diversity and anti-bias training session at the University of Bridgeport, attended by about 80 Resident Advisors, Graduate Advisors and Resident Directors. The training was held on August 20 of this year. ADL Facilitators, Diane Drakes and Nick D’Agostino led the , with the Connecticut Assistant Education Director,
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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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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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