UK Anti Semitism

Author Posts Tweet About 'F***ing Jews' -- Even Mensch Backs Away

The HuffingtonPost UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Amid the barrage of tweets commenting on the Republican presidential debate on Wednesday, a right-wing author provided the pinnacle of gro...

Iran's Undimmed Passion for Annihilating Israel

Toby Greene | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Politics
Toby Greene

When Iranians write 'Death to England' over a portrait of the Queen in the embassy, that's sloganizing. When they call for Israel's destruction, it is something else entirely.

Jewish-Funded Memorial Desecrated With Meat In 'Anti-Semitic Attack'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK

Vandals have desecrated a Jewish-funded memorial with meat in an apparently anti-Semitic attack in east London. The statue of Edward VII, on White...

A Corbyn Victory Would Be Disastrous for Democracy

David Browne | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Politics
David Browne

With the deadline for Labour leadership voters to register having now passed and ballots almost ready to be issued, the only question left is who the winner will be, and whether this will be former outsider Jeremy Corbyn. If he does win it will be bad not just for Labour, but for democracy as a whole.

British Jews Feel A 'Deep Foreboding' At The Prospect Of Corbyn Becoming Labour Leader

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti & Jack Sommers | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has faced a barrage of criticism over claims he associated with Holocaust deniers and "outright anti-Semites". Britain's oldest Jewi...

Maajid Nawaz, Identity Politics, and the Dangerous Search for the "Community Representative"

David Browne | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Universities & Education
David Browne

The treatment of Maajid Nawaz by the Guardian (in contrast to its recently-published interview with the leader of Hizb-ut-Tahrir in Britain) reveals a worrying trend in the British Left today, namely its fascination with the search for a Community Representative and the compartmentalising of identity.

Boris Johnson Defends 'Hate-Crime Hotline'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK

Boris Johnson has defended a proposed hate-crime reporting hotline, after criticism from groups that provide the same thing already. Johnson was at...

Teenager Sentenced Over Anti-Semitic Tweet Sent To Lord Sugar

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK

A teenager has been ordered to pay compensation to Lord Alan Sugar after sending an anti-Semitic tweet. The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for le...

Anti-Semitic Hate Crime Doubles In London In A Year

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK

The number of anti-semitic hate crimes reported to police has soared in parts of the UK, police figures reveal. A number of the largest forces in t...

The Far-Left Must Not Be Allowed to Politicise Identity

David Browne | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
David Browne

We should not simply wait for the Far-Left to marginalise themselves and tear themselves apart; so long as they continue to presumptively appropriate voices and claim to speak for others, we must continue to speak out and demonstrate that they do not.

Oxford University's Labour Leaders Back Corbyn: A Disgrace But Not a Surprise

David Browne | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
David Browne

The support of Oxford University Labour Club's leadership, and other sections of Oxford's Far Left, for Jeremy Corbyn should not come as a surprise to anyone familiar with the state of politics at Oxford

Swastika Appears On Football Pitch In The Middle Of A Match

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Sport

Football fans were horrified when what appeared to be a swastika appeared on the pitch during a match between Croatia and Italy. Officials frantica...

Blair Lands New Role Fighting Anti-Semitism And Holocaust Denial

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

Tony Blair has landed himself a new role as the head of an international organisation that fights anti-Semitism and campaigns for the criminalisation ...

Justice Delayed and Denied

Noam Schimmel | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK
Noam Schimmel

The conclusions of the study will provide Germany with the information needed to reflect upon how and why such injustice was allowed and sustained for decades and to ensure better mechanisms for human rights accountability now and in the future in the German legal system. It will also enable a necessary public discussion of how this failure to prosecute and punish can be addressed at such a late date.

Katie Hopkins 'Makes Vile Holocaust Joke' About Ed Miliband And His Wife

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Politics

Katie Hopkins has been accused of stepping up her campaign against Ed Miliband by making a Holocaust “joke” about his wife Justine. The Sun co...

Hate Crime: Why Censors Are Right to Ban the Anti-Semitic Horror

Simon Thompson | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Simon Thompson

I'm a fan of horror, I consider myself to be pretty liberal and I would consider myself a supporter of free speech and free expression but I also think there comes a time when a line has to be drawn and we have say that something is not okay.

Galloway's 'Anti-Semitism' Legal Letters Could Be About To Backfire

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK

A legal firm acting for Respect MP George Galloway will be reported to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), it has emerged. The development ...

Hidden Camera Shows Jewish Reporter Intimidated In Paris Suburbs

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK

A hidden camera exposed the rampant anti-Semitism of the Parisian suburbs after it tracked a journalist strolling around the city wearing a yarmulke f...

Copenhagen - Time for Solidarity and Supporting Free Speech

John Sargeant | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK
John Sargeant

We cannot stop being alive, we cannot stop noticing the harm religious extremism and hatred causes. We will point out what fundamentalists are trying to do. We will show the limits they try to impose. We will show how people give tacit let alone explicit support to those that wish atheists, apostates and blasphemers dead.

Copenhagen Shooting Suspect Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein Had Criminal Record, Police Say

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.02.2015 | UK

Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein, the suspected gunman killed by police after shooting attacks against a free speech event and outside a Copenhagen synagog...

Danish Rabbi Says Jews Will Stay And Fight Terror, Not Flee To Israel

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.02.2015 | UK

In the aftermath of another sickening attack on Europe's Jews, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has yet again urged Jewish Europeans to cons...

Conspiracy Theory Vicar Banned From All Social Media After 9/11 Post

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK

The Church of England has banned one of its vicars from all social media and taking part in any anti-Israel activities after he appeared to question w...

Why The Days Of Trolls Could Be Numbered...

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK

People who spread racial hatred online could be given "internet Asbos" blocking them from Twitter and Facebook, under proposals to tackle anti-Semitis...

George Galloway Had An Utter Nightmare On Question Time Last Night

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Politics

UPDATE: Galloway Calls For Action Against BBC 'Lynch Mob' In the most fractious Question Time of recent years, George Galloway clashed with fellow ...

Gaza Conflict Led To Anti-Semitic Violence On Britain's Streets

PA | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK

The conflict in Gaza and Israel led to a record number of anti-Semitic hate incidents in the UK last year, figures released by a charity have shown. H...