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December 10, 2018 2:48 PM EUROPE'S SHAME: Terrified Jewish people facing 'no-go zones'

ANTI-SEMITISM is rampant across Europe with a shock new EU report warning of a rise in ‘no-go zones’ for Jewish people. The report by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights found a worrying rise in anti-Semitism - especially in Germany, which was highlighted as a particularly hostile environment. Out of 16,395 Jews interviewed during the study 86

September 23, 2018 9:04 AM LABOUR CRISIS: Anti-Semitism scandal could cost Corbyn ONE MILLION votes

LABOUR’S anti-Semitism crisis could cost the party almost a million votes at the next election as the row continues to engulf the party. A new survey, published on the opening day of the party’s annual conference in Liverpool, reveals the scandal could affect how 900,000 people vote and has sparked calls for Jeremy Corbyn to stand down. The YouGov poll, commissioned 37

September 7, 2018 12:43 PM Free speech loving Labour purges Israel supporters and censors the media as Joan Ryan is voted down

The purge is underway. As Jeremy Corbyn is labeled an anti-semite and the party twists and turns over its attitude towards Jews, Labour Party members called for a vote of no confidence in Labour MP Joan Ryan, The Enfield North MP, who just so happens to chair Labour Friends of Israel. She has been a vocal critic of Jeremy Corbyn’s handling of anti-Semitism 43

September 6, 2018 4:30 PM ‘Tell me!’ John McDonnell angrily orders Lib Dem MP to reveal unhappy Labour politicians

LIB DEM MP Layla Moran mercilessly shut down Labour Chancellor John McDonnell after he claimed differences among party members have decreased. "There have been some differences over the anti-Semitism issue - we are coming out of that now - but the vast pocket of the PLP just want to get on with the job." Earlier this week Labour’s National Executive 39

September 2, 2018 10:13 AM Brown: Anti-Semitism rules 'stain must be removed'

The comments come as a former chief rabbi says Jews are asking whether Britain is a safe place to bring up their children. The former prime minister called for a comprehensive strategy against anti-Semitism in a London speech, saying it was "not just a procedural issue but about the soul of the party". "The sore that exists and the harm that has been done, and the hurt it has caused 47

September 1, 2018 11:40 PM Labour in CRISIS: Corbyn faces another NO CONFIDENCE vote in plot to form new party

THE LABOUR Party is in a fresh crisis after details emerged of a planned coup against Jeremy Corbyn via a vote of no confidence to aid a plot to form a new political party backed by opposition MPs. Moderate MPs are hoping a no-confidence vote will help MPs feel safe in expressing their anger at the party’s leadership. According to the Sunday Times, they hope the vote will give MPs the chance 51

August 31, 2018 4:00 AM Tory councillor and York MP clash over anti-Semitism and Labour

A SENIOR Tory councillor has clashed with York Central Labour MP Rachael Maskell over her stance on anti-Semitism and the Labour Party. Cllr John Galvin said he found the ‘reluctance of some politicians to commit to a simple definition of anti-Semitism quite shocking,’ and claimed Ms Maskell had repeatedly refused to clarify her position. But the MP said she found 49

August 26, 2018 11:01 PM Labour anti-Semitism row EXPLODES as Jewish MPs offered BODYGUARDS at party conference

JEWISH MPs could be offered bodyguards at next month's Labour conference following the party row over anti-Semitism, it emerged yesterday. Members of the Jewish Labour Movement, chaired by party backbencher Luciana Berger, are in talks with a Jewish community security organisation about providing protection from possible harassment and intimidation at the gathering 30

August 18, 2018 1:52 PM Labour Party suspends former MP Jim Sheridan

The former MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North Jim Sheridan has been suspended by the Labour Party. The move followed posts Mr Sheridan was alleged to have been responsible for on social media regarding the party and the Jewish community. The Labour Party has said it cannot comment on individual cases, but that complaints of anti-Semitism are all "fully 43

August 10, 2018 5:46 PM Ex-Labour leader condemns Corbyn over anti-semitism

A former Scottish Labour leader has criticised Jeremy Corbyn for what he regards as the party's failure to root out anti-semitism. The ex-East Renfrewshire MP's article appears on page three of the paper under the headline "In sorrow and anger - an apology." Mr Murphy, who led Scottish Labour to a disastrous election result in 2015, said the current 33