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Posts Tagged: Antisemitism in UK Labour Party

September 7, 2018 12:52 pm

Corbyn Supporters Launch Purge of Pro-Israel MPs From UK Labour Party

A long-feared purge of pro-Israel parliamentarians from the British Labour Party began in earnest on Thursday, with one party meeting even broadcast live over the internet by...

September 5, 2018 3:32 pm

Poll: Nearly 40% of UK Jews Would ‘Seriously Consider Emigrating’ If Corbyn Becomes PM

Nearly 40 percent of British Jews would “seriously consider emigrating” if Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn became prime minister, according to a poll published by...

August 30, 2018 3:39 pm

Calling Corbyn a ‘Force for Antisemitism,’ Veteran British MP Quits Labour Whip

British Labour MP Frank Field quit the party’s whip on Thursday over the ongoing antisemitism crisis surrounding its far-left leader, Jeremy Corbyn. In his resignation letter,...

August 23, 2018 4:12 pm

Alan Dershowitz to UK Interviewer: Don’t Lecture US About Trump When You Have ‘Antisemite’ Corbyn Poised to Become PM

UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is a “virulent antisemite,” renowned US legal expert Alan Dershowitz asserted in an interview with a British television station...

August 22, 2018 1:06 pm

UK Jewish Leader: Corbyn Has ‘Declared War on the Jews’

UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has “declared war on the Jews,” a top British Jewish leader said in a television interview on Tuesday. During an...

August 20, 2018 1:36 pm

Poll: One in Four British Voters Think Labour Leader Corbyn Is Antisemitic

Around one in four British voters believe Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is personally antisemitic, according to a poll published by The Sun over the weekend. This...

August 12, 2018 11:21 am

UK Labour Chief Corbyn Faces Fresh Criticism Over Antisemitism After Photos Reveal Him Laying Wreath at Memorial for Palestinian Terrorists

UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn -- longed dogged by antisemitism accusations -- is facing a fresh round of criticism and calls for his resignation...

August 3, 2018 5:07 pm

Oxford University Labour Club Calls for Disciplinary Action Against MP Who ‘Dismissed Legitimacy’ of Antisemitism Row

The Labour Club at Oxford University (OULC) in England called on Monday for disciplinary action against a parliamentarian who appeared to blame accusations of antisemitism within the opposition party on...

August 3, 2018 4:07 pm

Britain’s Labour Leader Sees ‘Real Problem’ of Antisemitism in Party

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, said on Friday there was a "real problem" of antisemitism in his party which he would...

April 15, 2018 10:51 am

British Jewish Leaders Urge Corbyn to Defend Labour MPs Combating Antisemitism in Party

Two top British Jewish leaders urged Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday to protect Labour lawmakers who are fighting against antisemitism in the party. In a Guardian op-ed,...

April 10, 2018 1:34 pm

Israeli Labor Party Breaks Off Relations With Britain’s Corbyn

Israel's Labor party said on Tuesday it had suspended relations with British Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn, accusing him of sanctioning antisemitism and showing hatred...

March 26, 2018 1:22 pm

British Jews Protest Against Labour’s Corbyn Over Antisemitism

British Jewish groups held a street protest outside parliament on Monday against opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, accusing him of failing to tackle antisemitism...

December 15, 2017 2:41 pm

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Heckled as ‘Liar,’ Amid Ongoing Antisemitism Row in Party

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was called a "liar" during his speech at the UK Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah party on Wednesday, after he...

May 30, 2017 11:07 am

British Jewish Journalist Trolled Online by Corbyn Supporters, Called ‘Zionist Shill’ After Flummoxing UK Labour Leader in Radio Interview

A British Jewish journalist is being trolled online following a BBC radio interview on Tuesday in which Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was stumped by...


Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...


A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...