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Posts Tagged: Board of Deputies of British Jews

September 8, 2023 3:42 pm

UK Parliament Considering Anti-BDS Bill as Jewish Groups Voice Support

The British Parliament is considering legislation that would ban public institutions — including universities and local government bodies — from participating in or endorsing the...

July 5, 2023 2:28 pm

BBC Apologizes After Reporter Says ‘Israeli Forces Are Happy to Kill Children’

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has apologized after its news anchor Anjana Gadgil said "Israeli forces are happy to kill children" while commenting on the...

April 4, 2023 1:31 pm

Spotify Removes Antisemitic Songs From Streaming Services

Two UK Jewish groups on Thursday commended Spotify for removing several songs that incite antisemitism and terrorist violence against Israelis. "It's good news that Spotify have...

February 1, 2023 10:59 am

Church of England Bans Priest Found Guilty of Antisemitic Activity

A Church of England tribunal has barred a priest who promoted "virulently antisemitic" material from engaging in ministry for a period of 12 years. The tribunal...

November 7, 2022 2:59 pm

BBC Ignored Editorial Guidelines in Reporting on Antisemitic Bus Attack: Report

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) failed to be "duly accurate or duly impartial" in its reporting on a 2021 antisemitic attack on a bus carrying...

October 24, 2022 3:54 pm

New UK Prime Minister Seen as Staunch Pro-Israel Ally, Earns Praise from UK Jewish Groups

Britain's newest Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has voiced strongly pro-Israel positions during his political career and is widely expected to continue the Conservative party's staunch...

February 10, 2022 3:58 pm

Jewish Groups Call for Expulsion of Far-Right Israeli MK Visiting Britain

A group of Jewish and Israel-focused organizations asked the United Kingdom's home secretary on Thursday to expel a far-right Israeli Knesset member who was visiting...

February 10, 2022 9:04 am

Top UK Jewish Body Rejects Visit by Far-Right Israeli MK

i24 News - The Board of Deputies of British Jews, the community's mainstream umbrella organization, issued their disapproval of a visit to the country by...

January 27, 2022 12:22 pm

UK Jewish Groups Blast BBC’s ‘Whitewash Non-Apology’ for Report Defaming Victims of Antisemitic Attack

UK Jewish groups reacted with outrage on Thursday after the BBC issued what one called a “whitewash non-apology” for a report that falsely charged the...

January 25, 2022 2:38 pm

British Online Troll Who Called for Another Holocaust, Glorified Hamas Pleads Guilty to Harassing Jewish Public Figures

Using a new legal device, British activists have succeeded in obtaining the conviction of an antisemitic troll who harassed and abused several major Jewish public...

December 30, 2021 1:53 pm

New Expert Reports Disprove ‘Beyond Any Doubt’ BBC’s Accusation Against Victims of Antisemitic Attack

Experts in audio analysis and linguistics confirmed in two new reports commissioned by the Board of Deputies of British Jews that the BBC’s claim that...

November 24, 2021 3:46 pm

UK Newspaper Apologizes for Letter Saying ‘Privileged’ Jews Cannot Be Victims of Racism

A British newspaper apologized on Wednesday for publishing a letter that asserted antisemitism is not racism because Jews are “privileged.” Published by Metro, the reader letter...

November 7, 2021 5:00 pm

Two Supporters of UK Football Club Arrested and Suspended After Being Filmed Harassing Jewish Man

Two supporters of the UK football club West Ham have been arrested and suspended by the club after being filmed harassing a Jewish man with...

October 25, 2021 3:40 pm

British Jews Slam UK Green Party for Adopting ‘Contradictory’ Definitions of Antisemitism

The Green Party of England and Wales has adopted guidance that includes multiple, contradictory definitions of antisemitism, drawing a rebuke from a leading UK Jewish...


Israel’s Iran Attack Carefully Calibrated After Internal Splits, US P...

Israel's apparent strike on Iran was small and appeared calibrated to dial back risks of a major war, even if...

Middle East

Jordan Reaffirms Commitment to Peace With Israel After Iran Attack, Says En...

Senior Jordanian officials recently reaffirmed the country's commitment to maintaining peace with Israel, despite protests erupting across Jordan against their...

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