Tag Archives: Labour antisemitism

Ilhan Omar and the Corbynisation of the Democratic Party

The airwaves and media have been filled with reports and quotes by the Somali-born US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar. The following Algemeiner article by Thane Rosenbaum summarizes the main points of the antisemitism scandal now engulfing the Democratic Party, much like … 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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International Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

It is International Holocaust Memorial Day today, and although it is not marked in Israel since we have our own Yom Hashoah after Pesach, this is a fitting time to both talk about the Shoah, to remember the different kinds … Continue reading

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Elections silly season

It is election season in Israel with all the attendant empty promises, scandals, and political jockeying. Bayit Yehudi head and Education Minister Naftali Bennett took his deputy, Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, and left the party, forming a new party simply … Continue reading

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British Jewry’s new hero: Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley, one of the presenters of British TV Channel 4’s Countdown program, is not just a pretty face (and she has a very pretty face indeed). She has an even more beautiful soul as she has raised her head … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn’s antisemitism dates back over 30 years

Most Jeremy Corbyn supporters claim that “he hasn’t got an antisemitic bone in his body” (whatever an antisemitic bone would look like). Another theory is that the antisemitism scandal in Labour is a relatively new one. Both theories are wrong. … Continue reading

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