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Richard Millett is a freelance journalist, blogger and non-practising solicitor with a Masters in Middle East politics from SOAS.

ARTICLES BY: Richard Millett

August 23, 2016 6:05 am

The Guardian Gives Daniel Barenboim a Platform for Slamming Israel

Last week, Aditya Chakrabortty of The Guardian interviewed Israeli (or to be more accurate, Israeli and Palestinian, conductor) Daniel Barenboim for the Classical Music section of the paper. In his...

February 25, 2016 7:23 am

At London College, Speakers Spread ‘Rumors’ That Israel Harvests Organs of Palestinians (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, SOAS, University of London lecturer Rafeef Ziadah hosted SOAS’ first “Israel Apartheid Week” panel event in front of 300 students, and it wasn’t long...

August 19, 2015 1:02 pm

Jewish Musician Banned From Spanish Music Festival Because He’s….Jewish

It’s no shock to those knowledgeable about the behavior of the racists active within the Boycott Divestment Sanctions movement (BDS), which seeks the destruction of...

August 18, 2015 10:10 am

UK Labor Leader Jeremy Corbyn’s Anti-Israel Track Record

British Jews are living in surreal times. We watched with dismay as the anti-Israel SNP won a landslide in Scotland at this May’s general election. Now anti-Israel Labour MP...

January 30, 2015 5:04 pm

Israeli Deaths Glorified at London School of Economics on Holocaust Memorial Day (VIDEO)

Tuesday was the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, but Tuesday night at the London School of Economics - at a joint Palestine Society...

October 13, 2014 7:39 am

Why is the U.K. Debating Whether to Recognize a Palestinian State?

With the British Parliament due to take up six hours of precious debating time on Monday over whether to recognize a "state of Palestine," Vincent Fean's article in The...

February 11, 2014 2:03 am

Labour MP Yasmin Qureshi Apologizes for Comparing Gaza to the Holocaust

Well done, Tal Ofer! After I reported on Thursday that during Wednesday's parliamentary debate on Gaza Labour MP Yasmin Qureshi had compared the situation of the Palestinians in...

February 29, 2012 5:00 pm

Fanatical UK Lib-Dem Jenny Tonge Joins New Hate Fest Against Jewish State (VIDEO)

Editor's Note: Jenny Tonge has resigned from the Liberal Democrat Party after anti-Israel comments, and is now an Independent member...


Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...


Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

Toward a Judaism of Resistance

Beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruninghooks into spears: let the weak say, I am strong. -- Joel 4:10 My first...

‘Fauda’ Creators Talk BDS, Critics, and Whether There Will Ever Be Peace

When Lior Raz and Avi Issacharoff pitched their TV series about an undercover...


South Korea, US to Announce Suspension of Major Military Drills This Week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to...


Israel Launches More Air Strikes Against Incendiary-Balloon Launchers in Ga...

The Israeli military on Sunday continued its effort to thwart ongoing cross-border kite bomb and incendiary balloon attacks being conducted...

Middle East

Turkey Says Its Airstrikes Kill 26 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq

The Turkish military said on Friday airstrikes its forces carried out killed 26 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on June 12, the state-run news...