British Jews

BBC urged to act after anti-Semitic rant

BBC urged to act after anti-Semitic rant

Caller to BBC program rants about "Zionist Jews" and their "rule" over Britain. Network urged to hand his details to the police.Ben Ariel, 12/29/2015, 5:45 AM
Study: Half of UK Jews to Be Haredi By 2031

Study: Half of UK Jews to Be Haredi By 2031

Haredi Jews becoming the dominant religious power in Britain's Jewish community through demographics alone.Tova Dvorin, 10/16/2015, 1:10 PM
British Foreign Secretary Mocks Labour Leader

British Foreign Secretary Mocks Labour Leader

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond mocks Jeremy Corbyn for failing to mention Israel by name at a Labour pro-Israel event.Elad Benari, 10/8/2015, 6:15 AM
British Labour Leader to Address Pro-Israel Group

British Labour Leader to Address Pro-Israel Group

Jeremy Corbyn accepts invitation to speak at Labour Friends of Israel's reception.Elad Benari, 9/25/2015, 6:12 AM
UK Labour's Pro-Israel Group Reaches Out to Corbyn

UK Labour's Pro-Israel Group Reaches Out to Corbyn

Labour Friends of Israel invites new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to address reception, despite his ties to pro-Palestinian groups.Cynthia Blank, 9/22/2015, 2:16 PM
British Labor Leader Says He Has Jewish Ancestry

British Labor Leader Says He Has Jewish Ancestry

Jeremy Corbyn says there is a "Jewish element" in his family, stresses he is not anti-religious.Ben Ariel, 9/20/2015, 5:09 AM
British PM Slams Anti-Semitism in Holiday Greeting

British PM Slams Anti-Semitism in Holiday Greeting

British PM David Cameron sends 'very best wishes' to Jewish community in Britain and around the world in honor of new year.Cynthia Blank, 9/13/2015, 10:55 AM
'Friend of Hamas' Elected Leader of UK Oppositon

'Friend of Hamas' Elected Leader of UK Oppositon

Jeremy Corbyn wins by a landslide in UK Labor Party elections, in result that is bound to alarm British Jews.Ari Soffer, 9/12/2015, 8:18 PM
Netanyahu to British Jews: Don't Apologize

Netanyahu to British Jews: Don't Apologize

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets in London with leaders of the British Jewish community, urges them to stand up to attempts to boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2015, 3:43 AM
Vandals Cover Jewish Monument in Raw Pig's Meat

Vandals Cover Jewish Monument in Raw Pig's Meat

Jewish community's memorial for King Edward VII defiled in latest anti-Semitic incident in the British capital.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 8/21/2015, 9:31 PM
67% of British Jews Worried Over Corbyn

67% of British Jews Worried Over Corbyn

British Jews on high alert over the success of Jeremy Corbyn, who has been linked to Hamas and to Holocaust denial organizations.Tova Dvorin, 8/21/2015, 4:46 PM
UK Chief Rabbi's Plan to Fight Jewish Apathy

UK Chief Rabbi's Plan to Fight Jewish Apathy

Somewhere along the line Jews lost touch with what synagogues are actually for; UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis is determined to fix that.Ari Soffer, 8/12/2015, 3:31 PM
How Can British Jews Help Defeat Extremist Islam?

How Can British Jews Help Defeat Extremist Islam?

UK Jewish leader outlines ambitious, controversial, plan for Jewish-Muslim engagement, vows to go tough on anti-Semitism.Ari Soffer, 8/5/2015, 2:23 PM
Alarming 53% Rise in UK Anti-Semitic Incidents

Alarming 53% Rise in UK Anti-Semitic Incidents

UK Home Secretary vows to 'eradicate' anti-Semitism in Britain after report finds rapid rise in hate incidents during first half of 2015.Ari Yashar, 7/30/2015, 6:20 PM
UK: Labour 'Outing' Gay MP to Sway Orthodox Jews

UK: Labour 'Outing' Gay MP to Sway Orthodox Jews

Left-wing activists seeking to unseat right-wing MP in key constituency taking a markedly un-liberal approach.Ari Soffer, 5/6/2015, 11:14 AM