Johnson County Condemns Antisemitism

Haters get riled up about this kind of thing . . . Actually, given the rise of divisive rhetoric throughout the discourse . . . This move is important and hopefully reminds us to remember history and the promise of this nation as a new hope against racial, ethnic & religious persecution . . . Check-it . . .

"Antisemitism has no place in Johnson County, and it is contrary to the values of a democratic society, County Commission Chairman Mike Kelly said. With this action today, we hope that more of our residents will be able to identify this increasingly prevalent issue when it occurs and take steps to combat it.

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Johnson County, Kansas, commissioners adopt formal definition of antisemitism

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Johnson County Board of County Commissioners Thursday unanimously passed a resolution adopting a working definition of antisemitism. The board approved the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's working definition, while recognizing an increasing number of incidents in the region and nation.