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Fired UK prof accused of anti-Semitism blames ‘Zionist movement’

Fired UK prof accused of anti-Semitism blames ‘Zionist movement’

Prof says he was fired for “producing quite a substantial evidence base on the role of the Israel lobby... and the Israeli government."Dan Verbin, Canada, 15/10/2021 20:52
UK Jewish community horrified by murder of MP David Amess

UK Jewish community horrified by murder of MP David Amess

Longtime lawmaker remembered as a great friend of the British Jewish community and of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2021 19:11
Non-Jewish UK actor hit with online abuse for Jewish role

Non-Jewish UK actor hit with online abuse for Jewish role

Eddie Marsan portrayed Soly Malinovsky on BBC drama Ridley Road, a man who fought post-war British neo-Nazis.Dan Verbin, 15/10/2021 17:33
Murdered UK MP David Amess worked to help most vulnerable

Murdered UK MP David Amess worked to help most vulnerable

PM Boris Johnson pays tribute to Amess, who was killed on Friday, saying that "all our hearts are full of shock and sadness today."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2021 17:21
UK soccer team denounces anti-Semitic poster

UK soccer team denounces anti-Semitic poster

South London team Millwall F.C. removed the neo-Nazi poster from near its stadium and sent a report to law enforcement.Dan Verbin, 14/10/2021 18:15
UK Jewish student group launches IHRA anti-Semitism definition campaign

UK Jewish student group launches IHRA anti-Semitism definition campaign

Union of Jewish Students calls on British and Irish universities to adopt IHRA definition as a "critical step to support Jewish students."Dan Verbin, 13/10/2021 16:43
UK gov: Jews victims of 1 in 5 religious-based hate crimes, highest recorded level

UK gov: Jews victims of 1 in 5 religious-based hate crimes, highest recorded level

The main Jewish communal security organization in the UK is sounding the alarm in the wake of shocking new data on hate crimes against Jews.Dan Verbin, 12/10/2021 23:04
UK denounces UN Human Rights Council reaffirmation of Durban Declaration

UK denounces UN Human Rights Council reaffirmation of Durban Declaration

The UK and 9 other members vote against the measure, which had been expected to unanimously pass.Dan Verbin, 12/10/2021 19:25
UK soccer fan pleads guilty to anti-Semitic Twitter posts

UK soccer fan pleads guilty to anti-Semitic Twitter posts

Chelsea FC season ticket holder pleads guilty to posting string of anti-Semitic tweets referencing players, fans and the Holocaust.Dan Verbin, 11/10/2021 19:19
BBC slammed for calling Alfred Dreyfus a ‘notorious Jewish spy’

BBC slammed for calling Alfred Dreyfus a ‘notorious Jewish spy’

As part of promotional material for new police thriller, the BBC described French army captain Alfred Dreyfus as a "notorious Jewish spy."Dan Verbin, 11/10/2021 18:29
Jewish anti-fascist film thought destroyed by Nazis restored after 80 years

Jewish anti-fascist film thought destroyed by Nazis restored after 80 years

1931's Europa had taken on a mythical status in the film world as an early avant-garde film that was supposedly destroyed by the Nazis.Dan Verbin, Canada, 08/10/2021 21:28
Israeli government passivity is killing Alta Fixsler

Israeli government passivity is killing Alta Fixsler

Israeli government, and specifically FM Yair Lapid, knows exactly what specific diplomatic means they need to employ to save Alta's life.Binyomin Feinberg, 08/10/2021 17:59
Northern Ireland's Jews facing chronic kosher meat shortage

Northern Ireland's Jews facing chronic kosher meat shortage

Northern Ireland Jewish community fears for future as its kosher meat supply dwindles due to UK-EU trade disputes.Dan Verbin, 08/10/2021 16:28
UK hospitals install made in Israel wheelchair docking stations

UK hospitals install made in Israel wheelchair docking stations

Israeli invented docking stations provide patients with easy access to wheelchairs in a timely and safe manner.Dan Verbin, 07/10/2021 22:56
Parents of seriously ill UK toddler Alta Fixsler lose battle to have her die at home

Parents of seriously ill UK toddler Alta Fixsler lose battle to have her die at home

The parents of two-year old Alta Fixsler have been denied their wish to have their daughter's life support withdrawn at home.Dan Verbin, 07/10/2021 16:01
UK men appear in court charged with hurling anti-Semitic abuse during convoy

UK men appear in court charged with hurling anti-Semitic abuse during convoy

Four men plead not guilty to targeting Jewish area of London using a megaphone during May car convoy protest.Dan Verbin, 06/10/2021 19:51
London rejects plan that would have endangered 320-year old Bevis Marks synagogue

London rejects plan that would have endangered 320-year old Bevis Marks synagogue

London scraps proposal to build towering high rise that would have left historic Bevis Marks Synagogue bathed in darkness.Dan Verbin, 05/10/2021 17:55
British prof accused of anti-Semitism fired after months long investigation

British prof accused of anti-Semitism fired after months long investigation

Bristol U prof who referred to Jewish students as "pawns of a racist regime" fired after disciplinary hearing.Dan Verbin, Canada, 01/10/2021 22:43
UK PM offers 'unflinching' support for Israel's right to self defense

UK PM offers 'unflinching' support for Israel's right to self defense

Writing in recent op-ed, PM Boris Johnson states that “we’ll always back Israel’s right to self defense.”Arutz Sheva Staff, Canada, 01/10/2021 22:04
Worry as new high rise set to tower over UK’s oldest synagogue

Worry as new high rise set to tower over UK’s oldest synagogue

320-year old Bevis Marks synagogue could be engulfed in total darkness if 48-story office tower is built.Dan Verbin, Canada, 27/09/2021 22:17
Historic British resort town hit with anti-Semitic graffiti

Historic British resort town hit with anti-Semitic graffiti

Knaresborough's town statues and medieval castle vandalized with Nazi symbols and lewd images.Dan Verbin, 27/09/2021 16:39
British PM honors UK synagogue for Afghan refugee collection

British PM honors UK synagogue for Afghan refugee collection

Bushey United Synagogue given Points of Light Award for collecting thousands of pieces of clothing for Afghan refugees.Dan Verbin, Canada, 24/09/2021 21:43
Man defaced 17 London bus stops with 'Jews are grey aliens'

Man defaced 17 London bus stops with 'Jews are grey aliens'

UK man behind graffiti in Jewish areas of London standing trial on charges of stirring up racial hatred.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 16:44
UK Liberal Democrats call for boycott of Judea and Samaria goods

UK Liberal Democrats call for boycott of Judea and Samaria goods

Measure, passed overwhelmingly at party's conference, calls for a ban on "trade with the illegal Israeli settlements."Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/09/2021 20:09
UK men arrested over alleged anti-Semitic abusive language during protest

UK men arrested over alleged anti-Semitic abusive language during protest

Four UK men arrested and charged with inciting racial hatred over convoy protest incident from May.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/09/2021 19:00
UK gov plan to mandate free speech on university campuses criticized for going too far

UK gov plan to mandate free speech on university campuses criticized for going too far

Plan to promote free speech and academic freedom has critics worried it could allow extremists and Holocaust deniers to sue universities.Dan Verbin, Canada, 17/09/2021 21:35
UK Jewish community worried about impact of new meat labelling laws on kosher products

UK Jewish community worried about impact of new meat labelling laws on kosher products

Community confident government will protect kosher slaughtering but concerned kosher meat will end up with discriminatory labelling.Dan Verbin, 14/09/2021 20:09
Study finds most teachers in England lack basic knowledge to teach about the Holocaust

Study finds most teachers in England lack basic knowledge to teach about the Holocaust

Study finds alarming lack of knowledge about the Holocaust, even among teachers who teach the subject.Dan Verbin, 14/09/2021 17:54
UK Labour councillor slammed for joining ‘From the river to the sea’ chant

UK Labour councillor slammed for joining ‘From the river to the sea’ chant

Previously suspended councillor participating in “From the river to the sea” chant at protest alongside Jeremy Corbyn.Dan Verbin, 13/09/2021 19:02
150-year old Bristol, UK synagogue saved thanks to renovation

150-year old Bristol, UK synagogue saved thanks to renovation

The historic Orthodox synagogue was given a life saving renovation in large part due to generous donations from its aging congregants.Dan Verbin, Canada, 10/09/2021 22:54
MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

British MP Jeremy Hunt urges Parliament to approve boosters. 'Israel shows booster program brings down hospitalizations in two weeks.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 00:09
Scottish government slammed over BDS supporting coalition partner

Scottish government slammed over BDS supporting coalition partner

Green Party in 2015 endorsed pro-BDS and Hamas declaration stating that Zionism is racist, and calling for end to Israel as a Jewish state.Dan Verbin, Canada, 06/09/2021 21:37
Report: Anti-Semitic hashtags and content widespread on Instagram

Report: Anti-Semitic hashtags and content widespread on Instagram

Report by UK Community Security Trust concludes that users on Instagram are running into anti-Semitic content at an alarming rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 17:27
Jewish UK soccer fans set up support group to tackle anti-Semitism

Jewish UK soccer fans set up support group to tackle anti-Semitism

Fans of Watford Football Club launch support group, encouraged by former Israeli soccer star Ronny Rosenthal, to connect Jewish supporters.Dan Verbin, Canada, 03/09/2021 23:00
London police arrest man following five anti-Semitic assaults

London police arrest man following five anti-Semitic assaults

28-year old suspect in police custody under suspicion of committing five racially motivated attacks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 03/09/2021 22:08
Jewish couple kicked out of UK tearoom for requesting meal without non-kosher chicken

Jewish couple kicked out of UK tearoom for requesting meal without non-kosher chicken

Restaurant owner tells couple to leave after they asked for cucumber as a replacement or offered to pay full price without the chicken.Dan Verbin, 31/08/2021 21:17
UK 'Bargain Hunt' contestant slammed for auction of Nazi items

UK 'Bargain Hunt' contestant slammed for auction of Nazi items

Tim Weeks, a frequent contestant on the show, took down the Nazi items for sale at his auction house after being criticized for the sale.Dan Verbin, 31/08/2021 19:23
Unidentified man who assaulted 5 Jews in London may be from Yorkshire

Unidentified man who assaulted 5 Jews in London may be from Yorkshire

Police using man's "northern accent" as a clue in the search to identify and arrest him.Dan Verbin, 30/08/2021 23:00
UK ambassador: 15,000 evacuated from Afghanistan

UK ambassador: 15,000 evacuated from Afghanistan

As the UK winds up its airlift of civilians from the Taliban-occupied Islamist state, its ambassador hopes more can escape to safety.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 13:21
UK uni at center of anti-Semitism scandal mocked on social media

UK uni at center of anti-Semitism scandal mocked on social media

University of Bristol asks Twitter users what it is famous for and ends up with a backlash for its failure to tackle campus anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, Canada, 27/08/2021 23:08
UK shomrim hold down man who kicked in Jewish family's door, hand him over to cops

UK shomrim hold down man who kicked in Jewish family's door, hand him over to cops

Attempted London burglary was foiled by Stamford Hill Shomrim who detained the wannabe burglar after he kicked in a Jewish family's door.Dan Verbin, 27/08/2021 18:37
Historic Brighton, UK synagogue in desperate need of repair

Historic Brighton, UK synagogue in desperate need of repair

19th century synagogue, valued for its architecture and religious history, is now crumbling due to water and structural damage.Dan Verbin, 26/08/2021 16:48
Jewish advocacy group calls for British gov to ban entirety of Hamas

Jewish advocacy group calls for British gov to ban entirety of Hamas

Currently, a loophole exists in British law allowing Hamas to operate as long as it claims it's not acting as part of its "military wing."Dan Verbin, 24/08/2021 19:53
UK celebrity photographer accused of harassing Jewish family of bakers

UK celebrity photographer accused of harassing Jewish family of bakers

Photographer who took photos of many eighties stars accused of sending harassing messages to family who owns Rinkoff's bakery in London.Dan Verbin, 23/08/2021 22:54
Giant swastika carved into UK salon's wall along with dozens of other Nazi symbols

Giant swastika carved into UK salon's wall along with dozens of other Nazi symbols

Shop faces over $8,000 in damages after owner discovers anti-Semitic vandalism and smashed walls.Dan Verbin, 23/08/2021 15:48
Parents of seriously ill UK toddler Alta Fixsler make last minute appeal to save her life

Parents of seriously ill UK toddler Alta Fixsler make last minute appeal to save her life

Avraham and Chaya Fixsler call on UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Health Secretary Sajid Javid to intervene on their behalf.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/08/2021 19:45
Jewish UK government minister marks 110th anniversary of Welsh pogrom

Jewish UK government minister marks 110th anniversary of Welsh pogrom

The anti-Jewish riot was the only reported instance of its kind against the British Jewish community since the Middle Ages.Dan Verbin, 19/08/2021 21:53
UK reality star apologizes for offensive Holocaust themed selfie

UK reality star apologizes for offensive Holocaust themed selfie

UK reality star slammed for posting selfie apparently referencing concentration camp uniform and a well known Holocaust novel.Dan Verbin, 19/08/2021 21:05
Scottish first minister promises to tackle rising anti-Semitism

Scottish first minister promises to tackle rising anti-Semitism

Meeting with Scottish Jewish leaders, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon reiterates her commitment to combating Jew-hatred in Scotland.Dan Verbin, 19/08/2021 17:00
Group of 300 theatergoers protests UK actors union's pro-Palestinian activism

Group of 300 theatergoers protests UK actors union's pro-Palestinian activism

Group delivers letter to union demanding end to pro-Palestinian activism by leaders that led to Jewish members feeling unsafe and resigning.Dan Verbin, 18/08/2021 19:13
UK Jewish org calls for suspension of Bristol prof under investigation

UK Jewish org calls for suspension of Bristol prof under investigation

Board of Deputies calls on University of Bristol to suspend prof pending outcome of investigation into comments made about Jewish students.Dan Verbin, 18/08/2021 16:37
UK art gallery removes anti-Israel statement from controversial exhibit after outcry

UK art gallery removes anti-Israel statement from controversial exhibit after outcry

Publicly funded Manchester University art gallery's exhibit had accused Israel of "apartheid" and “settler colonial violence.”Dan Verbin, 16/08/2021 20:13
UK Jewish pensioner attacked outside London theater after watching Holocaust play

UK Jewish pensioner attacked outside London theater after watching Holocaust play

72-year old man was hit in the head and had his kippah knocked to the ground in what police are terming a "religiously aggravated assault."Dan Verbin, 16/08/2021 17:34
Man caught on video defacing Manchester road with swastikas

Man caught on video defacing Manchester road with swastikas

Residents clean up swastikas they say man drew on pavement with chalk, police are investigating.Dan Verbin, 16/08/2021 14:56
Campaign supporting UK anti-Zionist  prof attack University of Bristol Jewish group

Campaign supporting UK anti-Zionist prof attack University of Bristol Jewish group

Campaign in support of prof under investigation for statements targeting Jewish students doubles down on offensive anti-Israel rhetoric.Dan Verbin, Canada, 13/08/2021 21:11
UK man on trial for series of posts blaming Jews for COVID

UK man on trial for series of posts blaming Jews for COVID

35-year old who was previously expelled form courtroom for wearing a Nazi armband faces charges of racial hatred and breaching terror laws.Dan Verbin, Canada, 13/08/2021 19:57
Report: UK gov giving millions to NGO funding anti-Israel legal cases

Report: UK gov giving millions to NGO funding anti-Israel legal cases

New research suggests that the UK's funding of the anti-Israel group revealed a “deliberate lack of transparency” by government department.Dan Verbin, 11/08/2021 21:42