Thursday 21 February 2019

Emma breaks new ground at ZF

Emma Bergen has been appointed the first female director of the Zionist Federation. Currently UJIA head of community engagement, Emma takes up her post next month. She succeeds Arieh Miller, who joins the Union of Jewish...

Labour general secretary refuses to publish anti-Semitic data at “stormy” PLP meeting

The Labour Party is again embroiled in a bitter row over its inadequacy in tackling anti-Semitism within its ranks. Labour MPs unanimously passed a motion urging the party leadership to do...

Labour treats Jewish community with contempt says BoD President

Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl has accused the Labour Party of treating the Jewish community with contempt. The scathing assessment came after...

King David pupil death “not suspicious” say police

Greater Manchester Police are no longer treating the death of a 16-year-old King David High School pupil on Monday morning as murder. A 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of...

A royal occasion for Jewish Care centre in Stepney

HRH, The Duchess of Cornwall visited Jewish Care’s Brenner Centre, located at Stepney Jewish Community Centre at Raine House, today to mark the centre’s 80th anniversary. She met...

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2019

The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) held their memorial service for Holocaust Memorial Day on 22 January 2019 at Belsize Square Synagogue. The speakers who addressed...

Labour still not taking anti-Semitism seriously says Chief Rabbi

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party have yet to take anti-Semitism seriously Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis told BBC Five Live listeners this week. During a frank, illuminating interview on The Emma Barnett Show on Monday, he...

ISRAEL ELECTION 2019 LATEST POLLS

Election analyst JAMES MARLOW compiles this week polls based on several surveys conducted and commissioned for Israel’s news networks and newspapers. Twenty-five separate political parties ran...

Labour party member refused entry into Israel

By James Marlow Labour party member and anti-Israel activist, Gary Spedding, tweeted on Monday that he had “Just been detained upon arrival at Ben Gurion...

Fawlty Towers Man heads to Israel

John Cleese who vowed to leave Britain if Brexit was implemented is heading to Tel Aviv for a one-man comedy show on 1 September. Monty Python, Fawlty Towers and a number...

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