Tag Archives: British politics

BBC Panorama documentary – is Labour antisemitic?

Anyone who has been following the Labour antisemitism scandal – which will include readers of this blog – will be able to provide the spoiler to my headline. The answer is simply a resounding “Yes”. What resonated with me was … Continue reading

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The “Magnificent Seven” split from the British Labour Party

After months, years even, of antisemitism and Jew-baiting in the Labour Party, and the lack of response by Jeremy Corbyn, 7 brave MPs announced their departure from the Labour Party on Monday, forming an informal political group (as opposed to … Continue reading

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The unpretty story of Priti Patel

For a change of pace, the latest Israel-related scandal to hit British politics involves the Conservatives:  Priti Patel, a Conservative MP and Secretary of State for International Development, is in hot water for having had unscheduled meetings with Israeli politicians … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Left’s Jewish Problem

This is a guest post by frequent contributor Brian Goldfarb, who responds to the latest antisemitism scandal in the Labour Party. The Left’s Jewish Problem This is a journalistic “rapid response” to the failure of the Labour Party to expel … Continue reading

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Livingstone, Labour and Antisemitism – David Hirsh

Originally posted on Engage:
This piece, by David Hirsh, is from the Jewish Chronicle Ken Livingstone has been suspended from Labour membership for two years, counted from last April, when he said on the radio that Hitler ‘was supporting Zionism…

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