By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A push to end hate is happening in Pittsburgh.

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A global summit will bring a lot of big names to the Steel City and organizers say the inaugural summit will discuss strategies to stop violent acts spawned by hate.

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The “Eradicate Hate Global Summit” officially kicks off on October 18 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

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More information on registration, topics, and more can be found on the event’s website at this link.