Hundreds rallied at the Stamford Government Center on the afternoon of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 to take a stand against the hatred and violence demonstrated in Charlottesville, VA.
The peaceful rally, organized by The United Jewish Federation, The Jewish Community Relations Council and the Interfaith Council of Southwestern Connecticut, included speeches by government and religious leaders, including Governor Dannell Malloy, Mayor David Martin, Rev. Mark Lingle Dr. Kareen Adeeb, Rabbi Joshua Hammerman, and others.
Special thanks to Mark Lingle for being one of the key organizers of the event. Read his remarks here