Wednesday 26 February 2020

The Holocaust Remembrance date

Holocaust Remembrance Day began in Israel on Wednesday evening and led into Thursday, when sirens across the country were sounded. The Hebrew date is 27 Nissan, but many have asked, why is...

PM Back in Brussels

The feared leadership challenge to Theresa May led by Jacob Rees-Mogg never quite materialised this week and the 48 MP letters needed to trigger a leadership challenge have not...

Tribute to former community leader Brian Kerner who died last week aged 84

By James Marlow  It was around 1.15 pm last Friday when I checked my emails for the last time before Shabbat and saw a press...

Emerging From the Waters Reborn

Imagine you wake up in a hospital bed with amnesia, and haven't the foggiest clue who you are. You try to recall your most...

“I was there but I did not actually participate”

Opinion   Absolute chaos broke out in the House of Commons after Wednesday’s Prime Minister’s Question’s when dozens of...

Israel and British Voting System and Labour’s U-Turn

In 2004 Prime Minister Ariel Sharon headed a Likud led coalition, and made it clear that any government minister, who voted against the Gaza disengagement plan, (the removal of 21 separate...

Opinion on Leaders Debate

Tuesday night’s ITV head-to-head debate between the two main party leaders showed a fairly polished but serious looking Jeremy Corbyn and a Boris Johnson...

Ask The Rabbi – How To Treat A Convert

HOW TO TREAT A CONVERT Q. How should we treat a convert – to Judaism, and away from Judaism? A. The convert to Judaism must be...

Ministers attend protests over terror attacks

Knesset ministers joined hundreds of Jewish settlers outside Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s official residence protesting over the wave of recent West...

A week in Israeli Politics

By James Marlow Just over three months to go before Israelis choose which political party would best...

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