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Emanuel joins mayors fighting anti-Semitism

Emanuel joins mayors fighting anti-Semitism

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has joined other mayors from across the U.S. in calling on European leaders to publicly address and curb a recent rise of anti-Semitism. The Mayors United Against Anti-Semitism initiative, sponsored by the American Jewish Committee, emphasizes that "in a world of global communications where anti-Semitic ideas can and do spread quickly, the impact of the rise of anti-Semitism in Europe does not stop at Europe's borders." U.S. mayors who have signed on to the initiative include Bill De Blasio of New York, Ed Murray of Seattle, Annise Parker of Houston, Kasim Reed of Atlanta, Tomas Pedro Regalado of Miami, Marty Walsh of Boston, and Setti Warren...