NEWS

Campus Cops in Worcester Trained in LGBTQ Issues

On Friday, Feb. 20th, a training organized by the Worcester College Campus LGBTQ Liaison Consortium was held at Worcester State University. The full-day event consisted of a variety of presentations and training, featuring police representatives from Assumption, Becker, Clark, Holy Cross, MCPHS University, Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), UMass Memorial Medical Center’s Lake Ave. and Memorial…
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Trestan: Anti-Semitism a key part of terrorists’ tool kit

As President Obama aptly stated, “we are not at war with Islam.” However, we are at war with the people who pervert the Muslim faith to support death and destruction. They are motivated by radical interpretations of Islam and we should not shy away from identifying them as such. During World War II, we identified…
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BLOG POSTS

College Campuses Continue To Face Divisive BDS Campaigns

Through­out the 2014–15 aca­d­e­mic year, a con­sor­tium of stu­dent groups have ini­ti­ated cam­paigns on cam­pus call­ing on their schools to divest from com­pa­nies that they believe either profit from or aid in the Israeli occupation. The efforts are part of the larger Boy­cott, Divest­ment, and Sanc­tions (BDS) move­ment, a global effort to iso­late and pun­ish Israel…
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Tell Your Senators to Stand Up Against Global Anti-Semitism Now

This is a critical time for the Senate to speak out against the rise of shocking and violent anti-Semitic attacks in Europe….
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EVENTS

Next Steps After Ferguson, Garner and Rice: Strategies to Foster Relationships Between Law Enforcement and Communities

Please join us for a panel discussion on strategies to foster positive relationships between law enforcement officials and the communities they serve in the wake of Ferguson, Garner, and Rice. This event is sponsored by ADL New England’s Civil Rights Committee and Young Lawyers’ Committee.    FEATURED SPEAKERS Moderator Jack McDevitt, Associate Dean for Research and…
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North Shore Interfaith Dessert Seder

The Anti-Defamation League invites you to join us for our 23rd annual North Shore Interfaith Dessert Seder The Passover Seder celebrates the exodus of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt. This message of hope, liberation, and freedom is universal. Each year, a diverse interfaith community comes together to model this important holiday tradition. Please…
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