antisemitism

Monday, July 22, 2019

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

The Labour leader has set-out measures to speed up the disciplinary process in cases of antisemitism inside the Party.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Friday, July 19, 2019

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

The former Labour chairman said unless Jeremy Corbyn stands down as leader the party will be “trashed” at the next election.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Labour peers to consider motion of no confidence in Corbyn

Labour peers to consider motion of no confidence in Corbyn

Labour peers will hold an emergency meeting next week to discuss whether or not to consider a motion of no confidence in the party leader.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Theresa May: 'Antisemitism will be Corbyn's legacy'

Theresa May: 'Antisemitism will be Corbyn's legacy'

The Prime Minister and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their anti-racism records during a heated House of Commons debate.

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

The scientist is one of 67 Labour peers who took out a newspaper advert accusing the Labour Party of welcoming everyone “except Jews”.

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

He has allowed a “toxic culture” to divide the Labour movement, according to more than 60 Labour peers who have taken out a newspaper ad.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn accused of ‘cowardice’ over antisemitism

Jeremy Corbyn accused of ‘cowardice’ over antisemitism

A former Labour adviser has said party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s handling of alleged antisemitism in the party shows “cowardice.”

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour has accused Boris Johnson of launching a “baseless political attack” after he and Jeremy Hunt suggested Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Friday, July 12, 2019

Diane Abbott retweets critiques of Labour deputy leader Tom Watson

Diane Abbott retweets critiques of Labour deputy leader Tom Watson

The Labour MP has retweeted a number of critical tweets about the party's deputy leader Tom Watson.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Thursday, July 11, 2019

‘We do not believe Labour has the will to stop antisemitism’

‘We do not believe Labour has the will to stop antisemitism’

The Jewish Leadership Council does not “have confidence that the correct action is being taken” on antisemitism allegations within Labour.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Theresa May accuses Corbyn of 'ignoring antisemitism'

Theresa May accuses Corbyn of 'ignoring antisemitism'

Theresa May said Jeremy Corbyn should start tackling antisemitism allegations inside Labour before he criticises the government.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Monday, July 8, 2019

Wes Streeting: 'I'll never be president of the Corbyn fan club'

Wes Streeting: 'I'll never be president of the Corbyn fan club'

The Labour MP is hoping to use his parliamentary privilege to break gagging orders against staff who want to speak out about antisemitism.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

Lisa Forbes

Lisa Forbes under fire from Labour colleagues for 'antisemitism'

Lisa Forbes under fire from Labour colleagues for 'antisemitism'

The victory of Labour’s Lisa Forbes in the Peterborough by-election shows “antisemitism is becoming normal in the party”, according to a fellow Labour MP.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

A human rights watchdog has launched a formal investigation into whether the Labour Party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish".

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming jews control banks

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming Jews control banks

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming Jews control banks

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire after it emerged that he wrote a foreword to book which argued that banks and newspapers were controlled by Jews.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionist comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

The Editor of the Jewish Chronicle has accused the shadow cabinet minister of “willingly lying” after he denied he had said Zionism was “the enemy of peace”.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Monday, April 1, 2019

Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown becomes member of Jewish Labour Movement

Gordon Brown becomes member of Jewish Labour Movement

The former Prime Minister said the Labour Party had "let down" the Jewish community, as he announced his membership of the Jewish Labour Movement.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

John McDonnell urged by Jewish leaders to cut ties with left-wing group

John McDonnell urged by Jewish leaders to cut ties with left-wing group

John McDonnell urged by Jewish leaders to cut ties with left-wing group

John McDonnell is facing calls to sever ties with a Labour group criticised for supporting an activist accused of antisemitism.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn

Antisemitism a 'genuine political crisis' for Labour

Antisemitism a 'genuine political crisis' for Labour

Accusations of antisemitism within the Labour party could spell the end for Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership,  according to Mail on Sunday columnist and former Labour activist Dan Hodges.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Antisemitism Labour protest

Labour may face statutory investigation over antisemitism

Labour may face statutory investigation over antisemitism

The Labour Party may face an investigation by the nation’s equalities watchdog over complaints about antisemitism within the party.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Andrew Murray

Corbyn adviser dismissed antisemitism claims as 'smear'

Corbyn adviser dismissed antisemitism claims as 'smear'

A close adviser to Jeremy Corbyn whose daughter is working for the Labour Party on antisemitism complaints dismissed antisemitism claims as a "smear", talkRADIO can reveal.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott's constituency in antisemitism row

Diane Abbott's constituency in antisemitism row

Diane Abbott's constituency has come under fire for passing a motion implying that allegations of institutional antisemitism within the party are false.

Jeremy Corbyn

Meg Hillier: Corbyn yet to 'convince us' he could be Prime Minister

Meg Hillier: Corbyn yet to 'convince us' he could be Prime Minister

Labour MP Meg Hillier has said the Labour leader needed to "step up" and tackle alleged antisemitism within the party

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Antisemitism protest

Jewish community 'totally estranged' from Labour

Jewish community 'totally estranged' from Labour

British Jews are beginning to feel “totally estranged” from Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour, according to the chair of the Jewish Leadership Council.

Theresa May

Theresa May calls for suspension of Labour MP Chris Williamson

Theresa May calls for suspension of Labour MP Chris Williamson

The Prime Minister has called for Chris Williamson to be suspended, following his comments that the Labour Party had been "too apologetic" over antisemitism claims.

Chris Williamson

Corbyn ally under fire for claiming Labour 'too apologetic' over antisemitism

Corbyn ally under fire for claiming Labour 'too apologetic' over antisemitism

Labour MP Chris Williamson has been criticised for saying his party had been "too apologetic" over alleged antisemitism.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Dawn Butler

Dawn Butler: Labour ‘unfairly scapegoated’ over antisemitism

Dawn Butler: Labour ‘unfairly scapegoated’ over antisemitism

The Labour Party is being “unfairly scapegoated” over accusations of institutional antisemitism, shadow cabinet member Dawn Butler said today.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Essex University

Essex University suspends staff member over anti-semitism allegations

Essex University suspends staff member over anti-semitism allegations

Essex University has suspended a staff member following allegations of anti-semitism on campus.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Luciana Berger

Lord Finkelstein 'cried tears of despair' over Labour antisemitism claims

Lord Finkelstein 'cried tears of despair' over Labour antisemitism claims

The Conservative peer admitted he cried when he heard Luciana Berger recounting her experiences of antisemitism in the Labour Party.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Labour splitters

Stephen Pollard: Resignations a 'shocking indictment' of Corbyn's Labour

Stephen Pollard: Resignations a 'shocking indictment' of Corbyn's Labour

The editor of the Jewish Chronicle said this has been “one of the worst weeks for British politics in my lifetime” after an eighth Labour MP resigned from the party last night.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

George Galloway

George Galloway: Labour splitters are ‘unprincipled opportunists’

George Galloway: Labour splitters are ‘unprincipled opportunists’

The seven Labour splitters must stand for a by-election to prove they are not "unprincipled opportunists", George Galloway has said.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Dawn Butler

Dawn Butler: Labour resignations are a 'gift for the Tories'

Dawn Butler: Labour resignations are a 'gift for the Tories'

The resignation of seven Labour MPs this morning is a "gift for the Tories", Labour frontbencher Dawn Butler told talkRADIO today.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Graffiti

Number of antisemitic hate incidents reported in UK reach record high

Number of antisemitic hate incidents reported in UK reach record high

A record number of antisemitic hate incidents were reported in the UK last year, new figures have revealed.

Friday, January 25, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019

Holocaust Memorial

'Antisemitism didn't end in 1945 - we still see it today', says Holocaust Educational Trust CEO

'Antisemitism didn't end in 1945 - we still see it today'

Antisemitism is still rife and can be found in "our politics" and "online", according to the chief executive of the Holocaust Educational Trust.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Holocaust victims laid to rest in UK synagogue ceremony

Holocaust victims laid to rest in UK synagogue ceremony

Holocaust victims laid to rest in UK synagogue ceremony

The remains of six Holocaust victims murdered at Auschwitz have been buried as the Chief Rabbi urged an end to an "increase in anti-Semitism".

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour to 'clamp down' on tax-dodging, and end the 'hostile environment' towards disabled people

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour to 'clamp down' on tax-dodging, and end the 'hostile environment' towards disabled people

Labour to 'clamp down' on tax-dodging and end the 'hostile environment'

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has said that Labour was providing “a radical plan to transform our country” and end the “hostile environment” created by the Conservative Government.

Jeremy Corbyn blasts ‘Tory hypocrites’ as he vows to ‘eradicate antisemitism’

Jeremy Corbyn blasts ‘Tory hypocrites’ as he vows to ‘eradicate antisemitism’

Jeremy Corbyn blasts ‘Tory hypocrites’ as he vows to ‘eradicate antisemitism’

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has hit out at “Tory hypocrites” who accused the Labour Party of antisemitism, adding that he would “work with Jewish communities to eradicate antisemitism”.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Holocaust survivor tells Labour leadership: ‘Watch your words’

Holocaust survivor tells Labour leadership: ‘Watch your words’

Holocaust survivor tells Labour leadership: ‘Watch your words’

Holocaust survivor Susan Pollack has said that the Labour Party leadership need to “watch their words” and instead encouraged them to work towards “peace”.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Protesters outside Labour HQ on Tuesday afternoon

Labour have a 'blindspot' when it comes to antisemitism, says Karen Pollock

Labour have a 'blindspot' when it comes to antisemitism, says Karen Pollock

The Chief Executive of the Holocaust Educational Trust says the antisemitism row still isn't over.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Labour party adopts all IHRA examples of antisemitism

Labour party adopts all IHRA examples of antisemitism

Labour party adopts all IHRA examples of antisemitism

The party will now incorporate all 11 examples into its code of conduct

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’ as Labour’s antisemitism row continues

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’ as Labour’s antisemitism row continues

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’

Wes Streeting MP has said that the antisemitism had done “enormous damage” to Labour’s reputation but that the Conservatives “have their own problems with racism”.

Monday, July 23, 2018

Monday, July 23, 2018

Mr Corbyn faces fresh pressure from Labour's MPs and peers over the party's policy on dealing with prejudice against Jews

Lawyer: Labour has made 'veiled attempt to silence' Jewish MP

Lawyer: Labour has made 'veiled attempt to silence' Jewish MP

Labour has made a "veiled attempt to silence" a Jewish MP after a confrontation with Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism, lawyers have suggested

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

John Mann MP says Ken Livingstone should be expelled from Labour

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone and antisemites out of party

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of party

Labour MP John Mann MP has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of Labour,. and that Jewish people would feel safer as a consequence