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Posts Tagged: England

August 22, 2022 2:52 pm

One-Third of British Population Believe in Antisemitic Conspiracies, New Survey Says

A recent survey has found that antisemitic attitudes among British youth are "shockingly" high, amid an upsurge in anti-Jewish incidents in Britain perpetrated by minors. Hope...

October 12, 2021 3:10 pm

UK Jewish Student Group Launches IHRA Campaign, Issues Call to Education Ministers

The Union of Jewish Students (UJS) has announced a new campaign to advance the leading definition of antisemitism at British and Irish universities, finding that...

April 23, 2019 3:54 pm

Bristol University Student Officer Tells Jewish Peer to ‘Be Like Israel and Cease to Exist’

A student union officer at Bristol University in England has been placed under investigation after telling a Jewish student that he should "be like Israel and...

April 16, 2019 9:24 am

UK’s National Union of Students Temporarily Suspends Candidate Who Congratulated Netanyahu on Election Victory

The National Union of Students (NUS) in the United Kingdom temporarily suspended a campaign by one of its delegates after he applauded Israeli Prime Minister...

February 28, 2019 5:24 pm

After Controversies, University of Essex Hosts 500-Person Rally Against Antisemitism

Some 500 students, staff and community members gathered at the University of Essex on Thursday in a show of solidarity against antisemitism, after the formation of the English school's...

February 22, 2019 4:14 pm

University of Essex Ratifies Jewish Society After Controversy, Suspends Lecturer Over ‘Antisemitic’ Posts on Holocaust, Israel

The University of Essex on Friday announced the immediate establishment of a Jewish society that was previously voted against by some 200 students, as the...

January 17, 2019 1:14 pm

Mini-Library in English Village Found Stuffed With Antisemitic Literature

Residents of a village in rural England were shocked by the recent discovery that a local "phone-box library" was stuffed with antisemitic and Nazi literature. According...

November 18, 2015 11:15 am

After Paris Attacks, Israelis Visiting, Residing in Europe Describe Tense Atmosphere

Israelis living in or visiting different European countries recounted their experiences during and in the aftermath of the Paris attack for Israel’s Channel 2 on...

May 12, 2015 2:13 pm

British Labour MP Shah Rips Galloway ‘Pathetic’ Plans to Overturn Election Loss: ‘I Just Pity Him’

Firebrand former British Parliament member George Galloway's plans to overturn last Thursday's election results in Bradford West, which saw his rapid demise, are "pathetic," said...

May 7, 2015 6:45 pm

Britain’s Archbishop of Canterbury Calls on Christians to Fight ‘Horrendous’ Violence Against Jews

The head of the Church of England called on the Christian community to acknowledge and fight the "horrendous" violence perpetrated against the Jewish community, the...

March 24, 2014 12:19 pm

H&M Star of David Skull T-Shirt Shocks Shoppers (UPDATE)

A design on a shirt on a rack at retailer H&M's clothing stores in London and Birmingham, UK, shocked shoppers at the weekend who were...

January 22, 2014 1:21 pm

Israel Raises €1.5 Billion in European 10-Year Bond Issue; Increased Issue by €500 Million Because of High Demand

The State of Israel raised €1.5 billion ($2.04 billion) in a 10-year bond issue aimed at European institutions on Wednesday, increasing the issue by €500 million because...

November 22, 2013 11:30 am

Rare 18th-Century Haggadah Sells for £210,000 at Auction

A rare 18th century Haggadah discovered by chance in the garage of a resident of Manchester, England  has sold for £210,000 ($340,000) at auction, the...

September 30, 2013 4:41 pm

Israeli-Owned EcoStream Shop Reports Record Despite BDS Protesters

Despite repeated attempts to disrupt business by protesters advocating anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions, or BDS,  an Israeli-owned EcoStream store, in Brighton, England, reported its...


‘Despicable’: Harvard Denounces Nazi-Esque Image Shared by Anti...

Harvard University denounced an antisemitic image depicting a Jew lynching an African American and an Arab which was posted on...


Israel Denies UN Report Claiming Israeli Forces Assaulted Palestinian Women

Israel has denied allegations made by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) charging Israeli forces with rape, abduction and extrajudicial killings of Palestinian women...

Middle East

Iraqi Kurdish PM Cancels Meeting With Iran Minister in Protest Over Attack

Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Masrour Barzani canceled a meeting with Iran's foreign minister at the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland in protest over Iranian missile strikes on the...

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