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Annti-Semitism stalks the streets of Britain. Does Labour bear responsibility?

Annti-Semitism stalks the streets of Britain. Does Labour bear responsibility?

A brazen attempt to intimidate UK Jews in broad daylight, whipped up by one-sided media and agitation legitimised by political figures.Op-edDaneil Johnson, 17/05/2021 22:36
Israel pioneers a new political phenomenon: the vaccine election

Israel pioneers a new political phenomenon: the vaccine election

Israel is the first, but there will be other vaccine elections soon, and politicians will be judged by how they protected the public Op-ed.Daniel Johnson, 26/03/2021 15:00
While Europe argues about vaccination, Israel gets it done

While Europe argues about vaccination, Israel gets it done

The EU seems to be fraying as solidairty is eclipsed by acrimony over vaccine availability..The UK is ahead, but nothing like Israel. Op-ed.Daneil Johnson, 14/01/2021 20:30
Vienna's terrorist ordeal this week is a reminder of past nightmares

Vienna's terrorist ordeal this week is a reminder of past nightmares

The enemies of Western civilisation respect neither borders nor politics. The peoples of Europe stand or fall together. Op-ed.Daniel Johnson, 05/11/2020 04:00
Police officers protect us all, but we fail to protect them

Police officers protect us all, but we fail to protect them

Anti-police violence in the UK doesn't come close to the situation in the US. We should be ashamed to tolerate it anywhere. Opinion.Daniel Johnson, 01/10/2020 10:17
The Abraham Accords are a triumph: give Trump and Netanyahu their due

The Abraham Accords are a triumph: give Trump and Netanyahu their due

Much of the diplomatic community and Europe have ignored the Accords because they are a triumph for Trump and Netanyahu. Op-ed.Daniel Johnson, 18/09/2020 04:00
Will the Democrats’ unconventional Convention propel Biden into the White House?

Will the Democrats’ unconventional Convention propel Biden into the White House?

Instead of a gathering of the faithful, the convention was a four-day virtual coronation of Joe Biden. Op-ed.Daniel Johnson, 20/08/2020 21:00
The blast in Beirut poses an existential question: is Lebanon a failed state?

The blast in Beirut poses an existential question: is Lebanon a failed state?

Beirut was already a powder keg, but this bolt from the blue has highlighted the fact that Lebanon is unable to protect its citizens. Op-ed.Daneil Johnson, 06/08/2020 20:47
Dickens defined Victorian England. Racist or not, we need to hear his voice

Dickens defined Victorian England. Racist or not, we need to hear his voice

Does every dead white male have to drown in the woke flood? Dickens actively fought for social justice and against slavery. Op-ed.Daniel Johnson, 01/07/2020 14:30
How WWII Jewish refugees to the UK formed the world famous Amadeus Quartet

How WWII Jewish refugees to the UK formed the world famous Amadeus Quartet

One silver lining in the darkness of war, writes this UK author and editor, was the arrival in Britain of Jewish refugees. Op-ed for VE DayDaniel Johnson, 07/05/2020 13:48