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Labour Party leader to UK PM: Recognize the “State of Palestine”

Labour Party leader to UK PM: Recognize the “State of Palestine”

Sir Keir Starmer urges PM Johnson use G7 summit to advocate for "end to the occupation and a recognized sovereign Palestinian state."Dan Verbin, 09/06/2021 16:26
UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

MP also claims UK selling weapons to Israel for “war crimes that killed children in Gaza.”Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 20:04
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
UK Labour Party suspends 16 over antisemitism complaints ahead of local elections

UK Labour Party suspends 16 over antisemitism complaints ahead of local elections

Party acts to remove candidates at last minute after receiving complaints of past antisemitic behavior.Dan Verbin, 29/04/2021 15:53
Labour Party panel on anti-Semitism chaired by official who covered up anti-Semitism

Labour Party panel on anti-Semitism chaired by official who covered up anti-Semitism

Investigation into allegations Labour councillor accused Jewish colleague of worshipping money chaired by "anti-Semitism denier."Dan Verbin, 15/04/2021 21:06
Report into UK Labour Party anti-Semitism will not be sent to equality commission

Report into UK Labour Party anti-Semitism will not be sent to equality commission

Investigation into handling of anti-Semitism complaints by Labour Party will not be handed over to the Equality and Human Rights Commission.Dan Verbin, 12/04/2021 22:39
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
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
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
UK Labour leader reiterates commitment to 'root out' anti-Semitism

UK Labour leader reiterates commitment to 'root out' anti-Semitism

British Labour leader Keir Starmer: We're making progress and we will root out the anti-Semitism that has infected our party.Elad Benari, 24/09/2020 06:36
Former UK lawmaker John Mann: 'We need a lot more with the spirit of the Maccabees'

Former UK lawmaker John Mann: 'We need a lot more with the spirit of the Maccabees'

John Mann, a non-Jewish Brexit supporter, is the UK’s loudest critic of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 26/08/2020 09:22
UK Labour Party pays damages in anti-Semitism lawsuit

UK Labour Party pays damages in anti-Semitism lawsuit

The Labour Party of today is trying hard to show it's different from the Labour Party of last year.i24NEWS, 23/07/2020 11:42
UK's Labour agrees on payout to anti-Semitism whisteblowers

UK's Labour agrees on payout to anti-Semitism whisteblowers

Party apologizes for "defamatory and false allegations" against whistleblowers who in 2019 exposed its handling of anti-Semitism claims.AFP, 22/07/2020 17:19
Anti-Semitism gets you fired at Labour, but hired by The New York Times

Anti-Semitism gets you fired at Labour, but hired by The New York Times

What does a new NYT editor have in common with two of Jeremy Corbyn’s most prominent supporters? A willingness to spread anti-Semitic myths.Jonathan S. Tobin, 28/06/2020 16:49
UK Labour leader sacks top colleague over anti-Semitism

UK Labour leader sacks top colleague over anti-Semitism

'Restoring trust with the Jewish community is a number one priority, and anti-Semitism takes many forms,' Labour's Keir Starmer says.AFP, 25/06/2020 22:45
Jews and the UK Labour Party - what lies ahead?

Jews and the UK Labour Party - what lies ahead?

The British Board of Deputies put forward 10 requests for signature by Labour leadership candidates on how to stop antisemitism in the party, but there are other unresolved issues. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 01/05/2020 08:30
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
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
Yiddish fliers call London rabbi ‘threat’ for criticizing Labour

Yiddish fliers call London rabbi ‘threat’ for criticizing Labour

Fliers call rabbi a 'rodef,' or one who seeks to kill another, for his speaking out against anti-Semitism in Labour party.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 12/12/2019 18:15
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
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
Jewish Labour candidate bombarded with death threats

Jewish Labour candidate bombarded with death threats

Ruth Smeeth, candidate for British Labour party, says half of the many death threats she receives are anti-Semitic.Marcy Oster/JTA, 27/11/2019 15:26
UK election: Conservatives maintain wide lead over Labour

UK election: Conservatives maintain wide lead over Labour

Conservatives projected to win 80-seat majority in December elections, as Brexit Party drops out of key Tory districts.David Rosenberg, 25/11/2019 08:40
UK: Labour shadow minister denies singing anti-Semitic lyric

UK: Labour shadow minister denies singing anti-Semitic lyric

Member of Labour's shadow cabinet has denied singing "Hey Jews" to The Beatles' song 'Hey Jude'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019 10:37
UK Labour candidate said she would 'celebrate' Netanyahu's death

UK Labour candidate said she would 'celebrate' Netanyahu's death

Zarah Sultana, candidate for Coventry South district, wrote in 2015 she would celebrate if Netanyahu, Bush, or Blair died.Josefin Dolsten/JTA, 04/11/2019 22:07
Jewish Labour Movement won’t campaign for lawmakers

Jewish Labour Movement won’t campaign for lawmakers

100-year-old organization will not support Labour candidates in upcoming elections over Corbyn's failure to deal with anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster/JTA, 31/10/2019 15:23
UK Labour MP resigns over 'anti-Jewish racism'

UK Labour MP resigns over 'anti-Jewish racism'

Louise Ellman, 73, resigns, accusing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn of allowing anti-Semitism to flourish in the party.AFP, 17/10/2019 10:03
Observing Labour antisemites in Brighton

Observing Labour antisemites in Brighton

The Labour party's annual conference at the end of September was the best place to see antisemitism in action.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 04/10/2019 01:52
Taking the UK University College Union to court for antisemitism

Taking the UK University College Union to court for antisemitism

Interview with Ronnie Fraser, Director of the Academic Friends of Israel, who brought a claim against the UK University College Union for antisemitism that was a precursor of what is now rampant in the Labour Party. What was the verdict?Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 14/08/2019 18:45
The most anti-Semitic party in Europe

The most anti-Semitic party in Europe

Why do British Jews feel worried about the Labour party and the growing extremism?Walter Bingham, 19/07/2019 19:10
67 Labour MPs blast Corbyn over anti-Semitism crisis

67 Labour MPs blast Corbyn over anti-Semitism crisis

One third of all Labour MPs sign public letter accusing Jeremy Corbyn of 'failing to defend anti-racist values' amid anti-Semitism scandals.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 17/07/2019 13:49
Corbyn rejects expose on Labour anti-Semitism as 'inaccurate'

Corbyn rejects expose on Labour anti-Semitism as 'inaccurate'

Labour UK chief Jeremy Corbyn plays down BBC expose on anti-Semitism in the Labour party, claiming it has many 'inaccuracies'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 14/07/2019 20:54
Is Labour anti-Semitic? Probably yes

Is Labour anti-Semitic? Probably yes

Political commentator Keith Rowe talks about Jeremy Corbyn’s failure to address the claims of anti-Semitism within his own party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2019 09:27
3 lawmakers leave British Labour Party over anti-Semitism

3 lawmakers leave British Labour Party over anti-Semitism

Exodus of Labour lawmakers under Jeremy Corbyn continues.Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 09/07/2019 19:06
Exposing UK Labour Party MP cowardice

Exposing UK Labour Party MP cowardice

For the second time in history a British party is being investigated by the Equality and Human Rights Commission. The previous case concerned an enquiry into the crypto-fascist British National party in 2010.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 09/07/2019 16:36
British government to probe Labour party anti-Semitism

British government to probe Labour party anti-Semitism

UK's racism monitor launches official investigation into anti-Semitism in Labour party.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 28/05/2019 14:52
London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins Jewish Labour movement

London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins Jewish Labour movement

Calls on Labour Party colleagues to follow suit; says took action to demonstrate 'support and appreciation' for British Jews.Marcy Oster - JTA, 22/04/2019 21:57
Ex PM Gordon Brown: Labour party has let British Jews down

Ex PM Gordon Brown: Labour party has let British Jews down

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown announces that he has joined the Jewish Labour Movement, laments tolerance for anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster/JTA, 02/04/2019 17:41
Key Corbyn supporter kicked out of Labour over anti-Semitism

Key Corbyn supporter kicked out of Labour over anti-Semitism

Following two-year review, UK Labour Party expels Jackie Walker over her repeated negative statements about Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/03/2019 22:12
US: Labour Party's record on anti-Semitism a national disgrace

US: Labour Party's record on anti-Semitism a national disgrace

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasts Britain's Labour Party over its anti-Semitism record, calling it a 'national disgrace'.AFP, 26/03/2019 10:05
British MP: I'd never have knowingly shared anti-Semitic tropes

British MP: I'd never have knowingly shared anti-Semitic tropes

British Labour lawmaker Mike Amesbury apologizes for posting anti-Semitic caricature.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 17/03/2019 15:42
Ex-Scottish MP blasted over anti-Israel cartoon

Ex-Scottish MP blasted over anti-Israel cartoon

Ex-Labour MP caught in scandal after sharing cartoon portraying Israel as a dog, just days after local leaders vowed to fight anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2019 08:58
Lament Berlin Wall, support rockets on Israel: Corbyn's inner circle

Lament Berlin Wall, support rockets on Israel: Corbyn's inner circle

The State of Israel is criticized and condemned not for what it does, but for what it is. Giulio Meotti, 08/03/2019 09:29
Labour MP: We're too apologetic about anti-Semitism

Labour MP: We're too apologetic about anti-Semitism

British MP close to Labour chief Jeremy Corbyn says his party has has 'given up too much ground, been too apologetic' about anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/02/2019 14:56
British Labour party against Hezbollah terrorism designation

British Labour party against Hezbollah terrorism designation

Labour party demands British Home secretary provide more evidence Hezbollah is a terrorist organization after government blacklists group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 22:04
How Labour anti-Semitism has impacted British Jews

How Labour anti-Semitism has impacted British Jews

The UK Jewish community has traditionally tried to advance its interests through contacts with the authorities and the Government of the day rather than through public debate and confrontation. Not any more.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 26/02/2019 07:55
UK Labour MP apologizes for blaming Israel for party split

UK Labour MP apologizes for blaming Israel for party split

After Labour MP suggested it was 'possible' Israel was behind departure of 8 MPs from the party, lawmaker walks back comments.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 20/02/2019 14:37
Eighth British Labour MP resigns over anti-Semitism

Eighth British Labour MP resigns over anti-Semitism

Joan Ryan quits Labour Party, citing a "culture of anti-Jewish racism".Elad Benari, 20/02/2019 01:45
Watch: 7 Labour MPs resign over anti-Semitism

Watch: 7 Labour MPs resign over anti-Semitism

7 centrist MPs resign from Labour party over growing anti-Semitism in party under leadership of Jeremy Corbyn.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 18/02/2019 17:45
Labour MPs demand data on anti-Semitism within the party

Labour MPs demand data on anti-Semitism within the party

Labour lawmakers pass motion demanding leaders reveal data regarding complaints of anti-Semitism within the party.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 05/02/2019 07:52
Jeremy Corbyn to team up with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?

Jeremy Corbyn to team up with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?

Labour chief reaches out to freshman Democrat, proposes trans-Atlantic socialist alliance.David Rosenberg, 04/02/2019 18:32
Senior Labour lawmaker quits over inaction on anti-Semitism

Senior Labour lawmaker quits over inaction on anti-Semitism

Veteran Labour MP bolts from party, citing failure to combat anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, 20/12/2018 22:30
Labour UK official: Jews responsible for all wars in the world

Labour UK official: Jews responsible for all wars in the world

Regional organizer for Labour party suspended after he accused Jews of being 'responsible for all wars in the world.'David Rosenberg, 17/12/2018 12:23
Labour UK threatens anti-Semitism whistle-blowers

Labour UK threatens anti-Semitism whistle-blowers

'Labour leadership intimidating those trying to fight anti-Semitism', group affiliated with Labour claims.David Rosenberg, 03/12/2018 14:13
A UK Corbyn government will be a major existential threat to Israel

A UK Corbyn government will be a major existential threat to Israel

Corbyn projects Israel as being a brutal oppressive regime carrying out racist policies by stealing the land of the deprived Palestinian Arabs. Barry Shaw, 19/11/2018 23:43
JVL: Jewish whitewashers of Labour anti-Semitism

JVL: Jewish whitewashers of Labour anti-Semitism

The JVL's primary mode of attacking the IHRA definition was the release of an alternative definition of antisemitism. Their text stated that comparing Israel’s actions to those of the Nazis should not automatically be seen as antisemitic. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 18/11/2018 07:43
British Labour politician said Jews imagining threats

British Labour politician said Jews imagining threats

National Assembly for Wales lawmaker Jenny Rathbone says security threats to Jews might be "in their own heads."JTA, 14/11/2018 18:50