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UK Labour to ban 1,000 members who refuted that party had anti-Semitism problem

UK Labour to ban 1,000 members who refuted that party had anti-Semitism problem

The party's executive expected to vote on Tuesday to expel four far left groups loyal to former leader Jeremy Corbyn.Dan Verbin, 19/07/2021 14:46
British university probes Jewish lecturer for suggesting Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic

British university probes Jewish lecturer for suggesting Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic

British university orders 'urgent' ethics review for Jewish academic who suggested Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 25/05/2021 10:14
Corbyn: Our hope is to free Palestine

Corbyn: Our hope is to free Palestine

Former Labour party leader calls on the Arab world to join hands and bring an end to the Israeli 'occupation of Palestine.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 07:49
Twitter suspends account credited with exposing Jew hatred in Labour Party

Twitter suspends account credited with exposing Jew hatred in Labour Party

Twitter has suspended GnasherJew, a main source of allegations of Labour anti-Semitism under Jeremy Corbyn during the 2019 election.Dan Verbin, 01/04/2021 15:35
UK Poll: 70% of Labour supports Corbyn, turns blind eye to Jew hate

UK Poll: 70% of Labour supports Corbyn, turns blind eye to Jew hate

A year after new leader Keir Starmer promised to “purge Labour of the poison” of anti-Semitism, party members still prefer Jeremy Corbyn.Dan Verbin, 31/03/2021 19:07
Jewish groups denounce Canadian lawmaker's talk with Corbyn

Jewish groups denounce Canadian lawmaker's talk with Corbyn

British and Canadian Jewish groups express concern over a Canadian lawmaker's planned virtual talk with former Labour leader.Elad Benari, 04/03/2021 06:42
Corbyn's brother detained for comparing vaccine to Auschwitz

Corbyn's brother detained for comparing vaccine to Auschwitz

London police detain Jeremy Corbyn's older brother Piers Corbyn for flyer comparing British response to COVID-19 to the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshitz/JTA, 04/02/2021 21:32
British Jews feel more welcome, optimistic in 1st major poll after Corbyn replacement

British Jews feel more welcome, optimistic in 1st major poll after Corbyn replacement

2/3 of British Jews say Jews have a future in the UK - the highest level since 2015 - following departure of Jeremy Corbyn as Labour chief.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 19/01/2021 08:27
Former UK Labour leader to begin High Court bid to overturn suspension

Former UK Labour leader to begin High Court bid to overturn suspension

Jeremy Corbyn will next week begin his High Court attempt to overturn his suspension from the Labour Party.Elad Benari, 14/01/2021 06:36
Jeremy Corbyn's brother compares COVID vaccine to Holocaust

Jeremy Corbyn's brother compares COVID vaccine to Holocaust

Group of brother of former Labour leader distributing leaflets comparing COVID-19 vaccination program to Auschwitz atrocities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 06:41
How should UK Jews deal with the confusion in the Labour Party?

How should UK Jews deal with the confusion in the Labour Party?

The Jewish community finds itself in limbo - not knowing if Corbyn will find his way back to the party. Opinion.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 01/12/2020 04:00
UK Labour Party leader Sir Keir Starmer refuses to allow Jeremy Corbyn back into party

UK Labour Party leader Sir Keir Starmer refuses to allow Jeremy Corbyn back into party

Following Corbyn's "apology" for anti-Semitism under his watch, Labour Party readmitted Corbyn, but Starmer has effectively vetoed the move.Y Rabinovitz, 18/11/2020 16:19
UK Labour leader on Corbyn reinstatement: Another painful day for the Jewish community

UK Labour leader on Corbyn reinstatement: Another painful day for the Jewish community

British Labour leader Keir Starmer responds to reinstatement of his predecessor.Elad Benari, 18/11/2020 06:05
Jeremy Corbyn readmitted to Labour Party after suspension

Jeremy Corbyn readmitted to Labour Party after suspension

Jeremy Corbyn has been reinstated to Labour after being suspended for his response to report into anti-Semitism in party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 20:54
Did Jeremy Corbyn apologize for anti-Semitism in Labour?

Did Jeremy Corbyn apologize for anti-Semitism in Labour?

Posting on Facebook, former UK Labour leader says he "regrets the pain caused," insists "vast majority of Labour members are anti-racists."Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 14:45
UK's Labour warns of 'civil war' after Jeremy Corbyn suspended

UK's Labour warns of 'civil war' after Jeremy Corbyn suspended

Labour chief warns of 'civil war' within the party after suspension of his predecessor, leading to backlash from Corbyn loyalists.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 30/10/2020 11:49
Jeremy Corbyn suspended from Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn suspended from Labour Party

Former Labour party leader suspended after belittling report on party's response to anti-Semitism under his leadhership.Gary Willig, 29/10/2020 15:34
Anti-Semitism report: Labour broke law in handling complaints

Anti-Semitism report: Labour broke law in handling complaints

Report finds tackling of anti-Semitism under Corbyn was "insufficient," apparently from "a lack of willingness" rather than "inability."AFP, 29/10/2020 14:45
Labour may win the UK elections

Labour may win the UK elections

Labour under Starmer’s leadership has closed most of the 20% gap in support between the two parties, say the polls. Opinion.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 27/08/2020 09:08
Three Jewish lawmakers return to UK Labour party

Three Jewish lawmakers return to UK Labour party

Three Jewish lawmakers who left Labour party over anti-Semitism problem under Corbyn say they are rejoining the party.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/06/2020 01:02
A report from the front

A report from the front

The Taming of the Jew is a report from the front. We now know that Jew-hatred is bigger than Jeremy Corbyn, bigger than the Labor Party, and that anti-Semitism has infected all of Britain.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 02/02/2020 06:54
Johnson to Corbyn: Don't be so negative about the 'Deal of the Century'

Johnson to Corbyn: Don't be so negative about the 'Deal of the Century'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson responds to outgoing Labour leader who denounced US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan.Elad Benari, 30/01/2020 06:30
Jews, time for a change in strategy

Jews, time for a change in strategy

Simply calling out antisemites for who they are just doesn’t do it anymore and writing about it on social media is not enough either. Rabbi Elchanan Poupko, 20/01/2020 08:35
British Labour MPs: Anti-Semitism among reasons for election failure

British Labour MPs: Anti-Semitism among reasons for election failure

British Labour MPs who lost their seats cite party's "unwillingness" to stand up to anti-Semitism as one issue that led to election loss.Elad Benari, 30/12/2019 05:44
Toxic left-wing antisemitism: Australia, UK and the USA

Toxic left-wing antisemitism: Australia, UK and the USA

Many of the principal themes in expressions of antisemitism, especially online, involve a cross-fertilisation of concepts between the political Left and Right.Prof. Peter Kurti, 19/12/2019 14:30
More anti-Israel stalwarts blame Zionists, Jews for Corbyn loss

More anti-Israel stalwarts blame Zionists, Jews for Corbyn loss

European anti-Israel activists lament defeat of British Labour party, blame 'Zionist' attacks on Jeremy Corbyn.Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 17/12/2019 20:04
British politician urged to apologize for anti-Semitic remark

British politician urged to apologize for anti-Semitic remark

Nearly 90 peers call on Jenny Tonge to apologize for post claiming the Chief Rabbi “must be dancing in the street” after Labour defeat.Ben Ariel, 17/12/2019 06:37
Irish journalist apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet

Irish journalist apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet

Irish Times journalist Kitty Holland apologizes after tweeting that Corbyn's defeat in Britain was "a great result for Zionism".Elad Benari, 17/12/2019 05:40
French far-left leader blames Likud for Corbyn's defeat

French far-left leader blames Likud for Corbyn's defeat

Jean-Luc Melenchon blames "networks of influence from Likud" for British Labour leader's loss in last week's election.Ben Ariel, 17/12/2019 04:09
Corbyn and the thrill of defeat

Corbyn and the thrill of defeat

The Labour Party got a taste of wipe-out and it could not have happened to a nicer bunch of antisemites. Jack Engelhard, 16/12/2019 11:59
'Corbyn is leaving, but his followers are still in power'

'Corbyn is leaving, but his followers are still in power'

Former Labour MPs who resigned in protest of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership discuss the party's future following election defeat.Hezki Baruch, 16/12/2019 10:51
Orthodox Jewish candidate's reaction to Corbyn speech goes viral

Orthodox Jewish candidate's reaction to Corbyn speech goes viral

Brexit Party candidate Yosef David couldn't hide his astonishment at Corbyn's remark: 'We did not descend into the gutter.'Sara Rubenstein, 15/12/2019 18:43
British politician: Chief Rabbi must be dancing in the street

British politician: Chief Rabbi must be dancing in the street

Baroness Jenny Tonge says "pro-Israel lobby" won the British election by lying about Labour leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2019 05:53
'Corbyn's defeat is a victory in fight against anti-Semitism'

'Corbyn's defeat is a victory in fight against anti-Semitism'

Israeli Foreign Minister lauds 'British values', calling Labour's defeat a 'milestone in the fight against hatred.'Arutz Sheva and AFP, 13/12/2019 11:54
'European Jews are breathing a sigh of relief after Corbyn lost'

'European Jews are breathing a sigh of relief after Corbyn lost'

Chief of European Jewish Association celebrates Corbyn's election defeat. 'This election wasn't about right vs left, it was right vs wrong.'Yoni Kempinski, 13/12/2019 09:58
Israeli politicians congratulate Boris Johnson

Israeli politicians congratulate Boris Johnson

Israeli politicians from across the spectrum on congratulate British PM's victory.Elad Benari, 13/12/2019 07:37
Former London Mayor: The Jewish vote wasn't very helpful

Former London Mayor: The Jewish vote wasn't very helpful

Ken Livingstone, who was ousted from Labour over anti-Semitic remarks, hints Jewish vote contributed to Labour's defeat.Elad Benari, 13/12/2019 06:03
Corbyn to step down following election defeat

Corbyn to step down following election defeat

Labour leader says it was a "disappointing night" after party projected to win just 191 seats, its worst showing since the 1930s.Elad Benari, 13/12/2019 05:36
'Senior haredi rabbi was duped into signing pro-Corbyn letter'

'Senior haredi rabbi was duped into signing pro-Corbyn letter'

Orthodox Jewish group says one of its senior rabbis was deceived into signing letter defending Jeremy Corbyn from anti-Semitism accusations.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/12/2019 14:57
British elections 2019: A guide for the [Jewish] perplexed

British elections 2019: A guide for the [Jewish] perplexed

From the pre-election polls until the actual election, significant changes are possible. And under Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party has been steadily rising in the polls, despite all the reasons he poses a danger to Jews and the UK itself. Daniel Pinner, 10/12/2019 17:59
Yair Lapid: Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite and a racist

Yair Lapid: Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite and a racist

Blue and White MK Yair Lapid excoriates Labour UK chief Jeremy Corbyn, denouncing him as an "anti-Semite and a racist."David Rosenberg, 09/12/2019 12:28
Anti-Semitism stokes fear, election angst in UK's 'bagel belt'

Anti-Semitism stokes fear, election angst in UK's 'bagel belt'

Jewish Labour candidate says British Jews 'frightened' as UK heads to new elections, with Labour dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism.James Pheby, AFP, 09/12/2019 07:57
Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn loses

Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn loses

Yisrael Katz says Israeli government has not discussed steps it would take if Jeremy Corbyn becomes Prime Minister of Britain.Marcy Oster/JTA, 05/12/2019 21:38
Can a Jew be an antisemite?

Can a Jew be an antisemite?

Bernie Sanders proves that the answer can be yes. Dov Hikind, 05/12/2019 07:48
UK paper publishes op-ed calling Israel ‘the trouble with Jews’

UK paper publishes op-ed calling Israel ‘the trouble with Jews’

Op-ed by far-left philosopher Slavoj Zizek defends Jeremy Corbyn's anti-Israel stance, refers to Israel as 'the trouble with Jews today'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 05/12/2019 07:23
UK Jewish newspaper to Corbyn: This is a REAL apology

UK Jewish newspaper to Corbyn: This is a REAL apology

The Jewish News urges Labour leader to issue a real apology for the anti-Semitism in his party, includes a suggested text.Elad Benari, 04/12/2019 23:39
Corbyn 'sorry' for anti-Semitism in Labour party

Corbyn 'sorry' for anti-Semitism in Labour party

British Labour party leader apologizes for anti-Semitic incidents within party a week after refusing to apologize in BBC interview.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 03/12/2019 17:56
Anti-Jewish psychosis flares up in the West

Anti-Jewish psychosis flares up in the West

It is difficult to find the appropriate words to express the nausea that European countries transmit, as they allow antisemitism to spread like a cancer in metastasis. Giulio Meotti, 01/12/2019 11:49
Dutch cartoon implies PM Netanyahu behind Labour's anti-Semitism

Dutch cartoon implies PM Netanyahu behind Labour's anti-Semitism

Dutch daily’s cartoon shows Netanyahu behind British Labour party's anti-Semitism scandals.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/11/2019 18:21
Corbyn won't apologize to Jewish community

Corbyn won't apologize to Jewish community

British Labour leader asked in TV interview whether he wants to apologize to Jewish community over anti-Semitism in his party, but declines.Elad Benari, 27/11/2019 03:02
British Chief Rabbi blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

British Chief Rabbi blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

In op-ed ahead of December election, Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says "poison" has taken root in Labour party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2019 02:13
Corbyn would suspend arms sales to Israel if elected

Corbyn would suspend arms sales to Israel if elected

Labour manifesto says party would suspend sale of arms to Israel due to "violation of the human rights of Palestinian civilians".Ben Ariel, 22/11/2019 05:11
British journalist: Corbyn as PM strikes fear among Jews

British journalist: Corbyn as PM strikes fear among Jews

Leading British Jewish journalist says Jews concerned by prospect of Labour leader as PM but would not leave the country.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2019 03:41
Corbyn ally resigns, cites 'witch hunt'

Corbyn ally resigns, cites 'witch hunt'

Labour lawmaker who was suspended and then readmitted will run as independent in December 12 election.Elad Benari, 08/11/2019 05:14
MK Nir Barkat to Jeremy Corbyn: We will never surrender

MK Nir Barkat to Jeremy Corbyn: We will never surrender

Likud MK and former Jerusalem mayor excoriates Labour UK chief ahead of UK elections. 'Anti-Semitism won't be tolerated in 2019.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2019 19:41
UK Jewish paper calls on non-Jewish Brits not to vote for Corbyn

UK Jewish paper calls on non-Jewish Brits not to vote for Corbyn

In appeal to non-Jewish British voters, London's Jewish Chronicle runs front-page editorial calling on Brits to vote against Jeremy Corbyn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 07/11/2019 18:16
'If Corbyn is elected PM, Jews will leave the UK en masse'

'If Corbyn is elected PM, Jews will leave the UK en masse'

Conservative leader warns of Jewish exodus from Britain if Labour wins December elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2019 15:14