News > EYF: Motion on combating anti-Semitism – young people’s responsibility

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  • 29th November 2018 - 10:42 GMT
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EYF: Motion on combating anti-Semitism – young people’s responsibility

Anti-Semitism reflects deep-rooted prejudice in society against Jews, which will only be overcome by increased awareness-raising efforts among the population and strong political condemnation. Historically, manifestations of anti-Semitism have shown how prejudice and intolerance can lead to systematic harassment, discrimination and ultimately mass killings and genocide. Still today, persisting stereotypes, insults and physical violence are experienced on a daily basis by members of the Jewish community across Europe.

Read the full motion here.

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