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Livingstone repeats claims on Hitler and Zionism

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, 05/05/2018 00:53
Labour party extends suspension of former London Mayor

Labour party extends suspension of former London Mayor

British Labour party extends suspension of Ken Livingstone who asserted that Hitler supported Zionism.Elad Benari, 02/03/2018 05:44
UK Labour party to launch new inquiry against Livingstone

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, 25/02/2018 03:38
Ex-London mayor on Iranian TV for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ex-London mayor on Iranian TV for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ken Livingstone, ex-Mayor of London and member of Labour Party, appears on Iranian state TV, claims Zionist movement colluded with Hitler.JTA, 29/01/2018 15:24
May: Labour 'betrayed' Jewish community

May: Labour 'betrayed' Jewish community

British PM criticizes Labour party for failing to expel former London Mayor over anti-Semitic remarks.Elad Benari, 07/04/2017 06:39
Former London mayor faces new investigation

Former London mayor faces new investigation

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says Ken Livingstone faces new investigation into his anti-Semitic comments.Elad Benari, 06/04/2017 05:13
Labour suspends Livingstone for another year

Labour suspends Livingstone for another year

Former London mayor suspended from Labour for another year for saying Hitler supported Zionism.Elad Benari, 05/04/2017 00:07
Former London Mayor repeats Nazi-Zionist collaboration claim

Former London Mayor repeats Nazi-Zionist collaboration claim

Ken Livingstone says there was at one point “real collaboration” between Nazis and Jews.Ben Ariel, 31/03/2017 05:44
Former London Mayor insists he isn't anti-Semite

Former London Mayor insists he isn't anti-Semite

Ken Livingstone defends himself against accusations of anti-Semitism ahead of disciplinary hearing.Elad Benari, 29/03/2017 06:12
Corbyn won't confirm Livingstone removal

Corbyn won't confirm Livingstone removal

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to say whether the movement will kick former London Mayor who said Hitler supported Zionism.Ben Ariel, 20/09/2016 06:30
Livingstone again defends comments on Hitler

Livingstone again defends comments on Hitler

Ken Livingstone says he stands by his earlier statements that Hitler had supported Zionism.Ben Ariel, 06/09/2016 06:14
Corbyn regrets calling Hamas, Hezbollah 'friends'

Corbyn regrets calling Hamas, Hezbollah 'friends'

UK Labour Party head testifies at anti-Semitism hearing. Denounces Hitler-Israel claims, says he regrets calling terrorists 'friends.'Matt Wanderman, 05/07/2016 07:58
Disgraced mayor confronted over Hitler claims

Disgraced mayor confronted over Hitler claims

Holocaust survivor: 'They do it whilst there are some survivors still around. What will they do when we’re all gone?'Matt Wanderman, 22/06/2016 07:51
Disgraced former London mayor claims to be Jewish

Disgraced former London mayor claims to be Jewish

Ken Livingstone says he may be Jewish because his grandmother was called Zona, apparently not aware that it means 'prostitute.'Matt Wanderman, 18/06/2016 23:22
Livingstone defends remarks on Hitler and Zionism

Livingstone defends remarks on Hitler and Zionism

Ken Livingstone defends his claim that Adolf Hitler supported Zionism, says he never claimed he was actually a Zionist.Ben Ariel, 15/06/2016 03:14
An interim assessment of Labour's anti-Semtism

An interim assessment of Labour's anti-Semtism

Sixth in a series of articles on different aspects of anti-Semitism as seen in the British Labour Party, written by a world renowned expert on the subject. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 02/06/2016 18:07
Reactions to anti-Semitism in the British Labour Party

Reactions to anti-Semitism in the British Labour Party

The anti-Semitism problem is not limited to a few individuals. in the Labour Party. Fourth in a series on different aspects of anti-Semitism in the party as an indication of what is rampant in Social Democratic parties.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 29/05/2016 07:44
Livingstone fired from show over anti-Semitism

Livingstone fired from show over anti-Semitism

Former Mayor of London continues to suffer backlash from 'Hitler was a Zionist' comments, loses popular slot on LBC Radio.Ari Soffer, 28/05/2016 21:39
Why I’m celebrating this Independence Day

Why I’m celebrating this Independence Day

Some say ignorance is bliss: I’d argue that ignorance inevitably leads to ineffable stupidity and embarrassment.Avi Shimshi, 10/05/2016 15:54
The hard left is spreading the insidious virus of anti-Semitism

The hard left is spreading the insidious virus of anti-Semitism

Ken Livingstone and the UK Labour party, take note: One cannot separate Zionism, one of the axioms of Jewish belief, from Judaism.Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 07/05/2016 20:18
Britain’s Labour Party and the sunny side of Adolph Hitler

Britain’s Labour Party and the sunny side of Adolph Hitler

This period of Holocaust remembrance is not the best time to keep a stiff upper lip on British anti-Semitism. Jack Engelhard, 06/05/2016 07:30
Livingstone: Israel's founding fundamentally wrong

Livingstone: Israel's founding fundamentally wrong

Former Mayor of London, only recently suspended over anti-Semitic remarks, is at it again, this time on Arabic TV.Ari Soffer, 05/05/2016 22:15
The Holocaust: A tool for abuse and distortion

The Holocaust: A tool for abuse and distortion

Holocaust related issues are on the rise, but many of them are distortions, such as those where Israelis are labelled Nazis.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 04/05/2016 16:53
There was nothing Zionist about Hitler’s plans for the Jews

There was nothing Zionist about Hitler’s plans for the Jews

Clearing up the Labour anti-Semitism row over Ken Livingstone's remark about Hitler supporitng Zionism.Prof. Ranier Schulze, 03/05/2016 05:36
Ken Livingstone suspended from Labour Party

Ken Livingstone suspended from Labour Party

Ken Livingstone had claimed Hitler 'supported Zionism,' backed MP who called for mass-deportation of Israeli Jews to America.Ari Soffer, 28/04/2016 15:52
MP attacks 'Nazi apologist' former London Mayor

MP attacks 'Nazi apologist' former London Mayor

UK Labour anti-Semitism row threatens to tear party apart, after extraordinary outburst by MP against former Mayor of London.Ari Soffer, 28/04/2016 14:51
Senior Labour official: Hitler supported Zionism

Senior Labour official: Hitler supported Zionism

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone claims Hitler only 'ended up' killing Jews after 'going mad', says no anti-Semitism in his party.Ari Soffer, 28/04/2016 13:47
London's ex-Mayor in Hot Water over Anti-Semitism

London's ex-Mayor in Hot Water over Anti-Semitism

Not for the first time, former London Mayor Ken Livingstone courts controversy by claiming Jews 'vote Conservative because they are rich.'Ari Soffer, 08/05/2014 12:49