UK Labour party deciding on anti-Semitism definition

Leaders meet to decide if to adopt full anti-Semitism definition after internal strife on issue and souring ties with Jewish community.AFP, 9/4/2018, 5:58 PM

Tony Blair rips Corbyn's Labour for alienating Jews

Former British PM says anti-Semitism in the Labour party is a "truly shameful episode".Ben Ariel, 9/3/2018, 5:14 AM

Arab MKs support British Labour leader

Knesset members from Joint List announce support for Jeremy Corbyn over his "solidarity with all oppressed peoples around the world".Elad Benari, 9/3/2018, 3:13 AM

Former UK premier chides Labour over anti-Semitism definition

Gordon Brown calls on party he once led to adopt definition that Jeremy Corbyn rejected.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2018, 4:46 PM

Labour dismisses former Chief Rabbi's 'absurd' criticism

Britain’s Labour Party criticizes former British Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks after he condemned Jeremy Corbyn as an anti-Semite.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2018, 5:42 AM

Corbyn in 2010: Israeli officials write MPs' speeches

New video reveals British Labour leader claimed in 2010 that Israeli officials control the speeches made by British MPs.Elad Benari, 8/29/2018, 5:42 AM

Online petition calls on UK Labour leader to resign

Thousands sign petition demanding that Jeremy Corbyn resign due to continued anti-Semitism in the party.Elad Benari, 8/27/2018, 6:16 AM

Ex-Conservative party head: Jews planning emigration over Labour

Former leader of British Conservative party says 'many' Jews are making 'contingency plans' over fears that Jeremy Corbyn will take power.Tal Polon, 8/26/2018, 12:13 PM

Corbyn: The term 'Zionist' has been hijacked by anti-Semites

British Labour clarifies 2013 remarks on Zionists, says he will be more careful with how he uses the term.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/25/2018, 1:32 AM

PA backs Labour party on anti-Semitism

PA official expresses support for UK Labour party’s refusal to accept IHRA's definition of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 8/21/2018, 6:42 AM

Corbyn attended conference with senior Hamas terrorists

Daily Telegraph reveals Labour leader attended conference with Hamas leader Husam Badran who was jailed in Israel over terror.Elad Benari, 8/20/2018, 12:05 AM

Labour group says leaders censored material on anti-Semitism

Jewish group affiliated with Labour accuses leaders of censoring material regarding link between anti-Israel radicalism and anti-Semitism.JTA, 8/19/2018, 10:19 PM

Former British Labour MP suspended over alleged anti-Semitism

Former British Labour MP suspended over alleged online comments about the Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 6:47 AM

Corbyn in hot water again

British Labour leader criticized over picture of him apparently making a salute linked to the Muslim Brotherhood.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2018, 4:12 AM

Corbyn and Netanyahu clash on Twitter

After Netanyahu condemns Corbyn visiting graves of terrorists, Corbyn criticizes death of Gaza rioters and Nationality Law.Elad Benari, 8/14/2018, 12:06 AM

Corbyn urged to step down amid latest controversy

Photos show Labour leader holding wreath near the graves in Tunisia of terrorists who murdered Israeli athletes at 1972 Munich Olympics.Elad Benari, 8/13/2018, 12:07 AM

Investigation into MP who fought with Corbyn dropped

British Labour Party drops an investigation into MP who had a confrontation with leader Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 8/7/2018, 6:16 AM

Corbyn apologizes for Labour anti-Semitism

In new video, British Labour leader acknowledges there is a real problem of anti-Semitism in his party.Elad Benari, 8/6/2018, 1:05 AM

Corbyn: Labour doesn't pose a threat to Jewish community

British Labour leader acknowledges the party has a problem of anti-Semitism, rejects idea that it poses threat to Jewish community.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2018, 10:25 PM

British Jewish newspapers warn against Corbyn government

Britain’s three Jewish newspapers united in publishing editorial warning of threat to British Jewry by Labour-led government.Ben Ariel, 7/26/2018, 6:38 AM

Labour Party defers international anti-Semitism definition vote

'It’s very gloomy, it’s a gloomy day for Labour.'JTA, 7/24/2018, 3:28 PM

British MP suspended for anti-Semitism made a shadow minister

Labour's Naz Shah, who was suspended in 2016 after sharing anti-Israel post on social media, appointed shadow equalities minister.Elad Benari, 7/12/2018, 4:46 AM

Corbyn: Labour government would recognize 'Palestine'

British Labour leader says a Labour-led government would recognize “Palestine” as a state.Elad Benari, 6/25/2018, 4:44 AM

UK Labour leader was 'bored' during meeting with Jewish leaders

Leaked account of meeting between Jeremy Corbyn and British Jewish leaders says he was uninterested and condescending.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2018, 6:40 AM

Livingstone repeats claims on Hitler and Zionism

Former London Mayor claims Jewish voters misunderstood when he asserted that Hitler supported Zionism, but claims the two collaborated.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/5/2018, 12:53 AM

Labour Party rocked by yet another anti-Semitism row

Labour UK's latest anti-Semitism scandal: Corbyn criticized after hundreds anti-Semitic posts left up on official Facebook page.David Rosenberg, 4/30/2018, 12:16 PM

British Jews: Meeting with Corbyn was disappointing

Jewish groups in Britain say meeting with Labour leader over anti-Semitism "was a disappointing missed opportunity".Elad Benari, 4/25/2018, 4:42 AM

British Labour leader postpones meeting with Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn postpones scheduled roundtable on relations between Jewish community and his party.Ben Ariel, 4/23/2018, 4:08 AM

Jewish British leaders urge Corbyn to fight anti-Semitism

Jewish British leaders urge Labour leader to follow through with promise to be a "militant opponent" of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 4/16/2018, 6:46 AM

Amid anti-Semitism row, Jeremy Corbyn's Facebook account deleted

Following criticism over Labour Party's failure to confront anti-Semitism within its ranks, Facebook account linked to Corbyn disappears.David Rosenberg, 4/1/2018, 6:44 PM

Corbyn on anti-Semitism: We need to do better

British Labour leader reaches out to Jewish community, acknowledges more needs to be done to combat anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/31/2018, 1:01 AM

Corbyn insists: I'm not an anti-Semite

British Labour leader says he opposes racism in any form after British Jews take to the street over anti-Semitism in the party's ranks.Elad Benari, 3/29/2018, 5:16 AM

Corbyn urged by Jewish leaders to 'drain the political sewer'

British Labour members agree radical changes must take place in order to end anti-Semitism in the party.Ben Ariel, 3/28/2018, 5:44 AM

ADL stands in solidarity with British Jews

Anti-Defamation League says it stands in solidarity with British Jewish community after it demanded an end to anti-Semitism in Labour.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2018, 4:44 AM

Corbyn to British Jews: I oppose anti-Semitism

Responding to British Jewry's letter about the anti-Semitism in his party, Labour leader stresses he is against it.Elad Benari, 3/27/2018, 1:05 AM

British Jews to tell Corbyn: Enough is enough

Members of British Jewish community to protest Monday outside the weekly meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2018, 4:42 AM

UK Labour party suspends election candidate over anti-Semitism

British Labour Party suspends local council candidate for posting anti-Semitic material on social media.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2018, 5:06 AM

Breaking the Silence head part of anti-Semitic Facebook group?

Head of far-left organization denies claims he was part of an anti-Semitic Facebook group, which included 'Holocaust deniers and neo-Nazis'.Tzvi Lev, 3/11/2018, 6:37 PM

UK Labour suspends members over anti-Semitic Facebook page

Labour party suspends several members of private Facebook group that included leader Jeremy Corbyn.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/9/2018, 11:44 PM

UK Labour party to launch new inquiry against Livingstone

British Labour party planning to launch a new inquiry into allegations of anti-Semitism against former London mayor.Elad Benari, 2/25/2018, 3:38 AM

Will Britain force separate labeling for kosher meat?

Britain’s Labour Party backs separate labeling for kosher, halal meat.JTA, 2/15/2018, 1:43 PM

British Labour activist rejects claims he is anti-Semitic

UK Labour activist Mike Sivier clarifies comments he made on his website that led to his suspension from Labour party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2018, 2:05 AM

UK Labour activist reinstated despite anti-Semitic remarks

British Labour party reinstates man who defended claims that Tony Blair was “unduly influenced by a cabal of Jewish advisers”.Elad Benari, 2/5/2018, 5:12 AM

UK Labour leader fails to mention Jews in Holocaust Day message

ADL blasts Jeremy Corbyn after he failed to mention Jews and anti-Semitism in International Holocaust Remembrance Day message.Elad Benari, 1/26/2018, 6:15 AM

Labour Party fights ban on Hezbollah

Britain's Labour Party calls on members to oppose total ban on Hezbollah terror organization.JTA, 1/25/2018, 10:35 PM

British Labour leader called a 'liar' at Hanukkah party

Jeremy Corbyn says there's "zero tolerance" of anti-Semitism within Labour during Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah party.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2017, 6:41 AM

UK Labour leader says he opposes BDS

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the British Labour party, says he doesn't support BDS but backs targeted action against "settlements".Ben Ariel, 12/14/2017, 6:38 AM

Erdan: There are anti-Semitic views in UK Labour leadership

Public Security Minister says leadership of UK Labour party is anti-Semitic, stops short of saying leader Corbyn is an anti-Semite.Ben Ariel, 12/8/2017, 6:46 AM

British Labour leader: Let's recognize 'Palestine'

Jeremy Corbyn calls for the UK to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration by recognizing “Palestine”.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/3/2017, 10:33 PM

A European leader pays homage to the butchers of Munich '72

It is once again acceptable in Europe's high society to discuss the murder of Jews - it is even fashionable to be one of the murderers, Giulio Meotti, 5/29/2017, 11:58 PM

May: Labour 'betrayed' Jewish community

British PM criticizes Labour party for failing to expel former London Mayor over anti-Semitic remarks.Elad Benari, 4/7/2017, 6:39 AM

Former London mayor faces new investigation

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says Ken Livingstone faces new investigation into his anti-Semitic comments.Elad Benari, 4/6/2017, 5:13 AM

Labour suspends Livingstone for another year

Former London mayor suspended from Labour for another year for saying Hitler supported Zionism.Elad Benari, 4/5/2017, 12:07 AM

Herzog turns down meeting with British Labour leader

Israeli opposition leader turns down meeting with Jeremy Corbyn during upcoming visit to London amid tensions over anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 11/17/2016, 12:05 AM

UK Labour promotes lawmaker who made Holocaust reference on Gaza

Labour leader Corbyn promotes Yasmin Qureshi, who in 2014 seemingly compared Israel’s treatment of Arabs to the Holocaust, then apologized.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2016, 11:59 PM

UK Labour member heckled for denouncing anti-Semitism

Mike Katz, senior member of Britain’s Jewish Labour movement, heckled on stage at the party's conference.Ben Ariel, 9/28/2016, 4:15 AM

Jeremy Corbyn re-elected as Britain Labour leader

Corbyn has faced allegations that his pro-Palestinian and endorsement of radical anti-Semites has encouraged hate speech against JewsArutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2016, 10:25 PM