April 1, 2014

The number of documented anti-Semitic incidents in Connecticut increased in 2013, according to the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents. A total of 31 incidents were reported across Connecticut in 2013, which included 18 incidents of harassment, six incidents of vandalism and two incidents of physical assault. ADL recorded 17 anti-Semitic incidents in…
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January 22, 2014

ADL Connecticut Regional Director Gary Jones and Rabbi Joshua Ratner, Director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater New Haven, co-authored this column that appeared in the New Haven Register. Recently, the American Studies Association voted to approve an academic boycott of Israel. We believe that this resolution is both morally bankrupt and strategically…
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January 17, 2014

The Anti-Defamation League commends University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst for her swift and decisive condemnation of religiously exclusionary comments by UConn Assistant Football Coach Ernest Jones that also blurred the line between the separation of church and state. “We’re going to make sure (the players) understand that Jesus Christ should be in the center…
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January 15, 2014

The Anti-Defamation League is excited to announce longtime board members and past ADL honorees Marvin Berenblum and Gary Greenberg as the new chairs of the Town of Greenwich and the Hartford County Committee, respectively. Marvin Berenblum is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of National Executive Service Corps, a nonprofit that provides business advisory and…
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