Northants County Council adopts anti-semitism definition
Northamptonshire County Council has formally adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Association’s definition of anti-semitism.
At its full council meeting last week (Sept 20) councillors from all political parties joined to vote to accept the motion put forward by Cllr Robert Gough.
The motion proposed has been adopted by a number of local authorities across the country in recent months.
It said: “This council expresses alarm at the rise in anti-semitism in recent years across the UK including incidents when criticism of Israel has been expressed using anti-semitism tropes.... read more
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