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January 15, 2019 2:25 PM Adolf Hitler: Nazi leader's paintings depicting WWI Somme battlefield up for auction

A PAINTING depicting a World War 1 battle scene staged at the Somme, believed to have been the work of evil Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler has emerged as going up for auction in Shropshire. Nazi leader Adolf Hitler was known as a keen artist, having struggled to make a living from his work before he was imprisoned for five years in 1924 at Landsberg Prison 452

October 12, 2018 10:56 AM The Nazi and the Holocaust survivor

IT TOOK Noemie Lopian more than 30 years to muster the courage to read her late father's Holocaust memoir. Mikorey had also published anti-Jewish writings, not least his 1936 treatise, Das Judentum In Der Kriminalpsychologie (Judaism In Criminal Psychology). Abundantly used as a basis for his lectures this thesis was an attempt to "prove" - based on history 57

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 4, 2018 9:23 AM The examples of antisemitism Labour have (and have not) adopted

There are several differences between the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's definition of antisemitism and Labour's. Most MPs have called on Labour to adopt the definition and examples of antisemitism set out by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). "Antisemitism is a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed 61

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 50

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 34

August 4, 2018 9:34 PM Anti-semitic graffiti on Auschwitz survivor Elie Wiesel's house

Police in Romania are investigating anti-semitic graffiti found on the walls of the house where Auschwitz survivor Elie Wiesel was born. Comments painted in pink included the remark that Wiesel, who died in 2016, was "in hell with Hitler". They were quickly removed. Wiesel became famous after writing about his teenage years in Nazi concentration camps 41

August 1, 2018 10:55 AM 'Labour heading into ABYSS!' Jewish leader attacks Jeremy Corbyn’s apology as 'NOT ENOUGH'

A JEWISH leader has warned Jeremy Corbyn is taking the Labour Party down a “deep abyss” over the political party’s failure to tackle anti-semitism. Marie Van Der Zyl, President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, called on the Labour leader to act immediately and start by expelling Peter Willsman. She said: “Labour’s reputation as an anti-racist 40

July 26, 2018 9:37 AM Sky Data poll: More than a third think Jeremy Corbyn tolerates anti-Semitism

New findings show 25% of people think it is more of a problem than in recent years - up 12% since the Labour leader's election. Some 37% of people said they thought Mr Corbyn tolerated prejudice against Jews within Labour, while 26% said they thought he did not. Labour voters were more likely to support him, with 16% saying they thought he tolerated 34