The Guardian’s Deborah Orr was widely mocked for her bizarre argument that the Shalit prisoner swap with Hamas demonstrated Israeli racism, and she was eventually forced to offer an ‘apology’ of sorts. Corbyn’s 2012 comments on Press TV mirror Orr’s, and provide another illustration of the truly warped thinking which animates many anti-Zionist activists in the UK.
It is wrong to say that there is no antisemitism in the Labour Party, and that this current crisis is a storm, manufactured by Jews, to silence criticism of Israel and to benefit the Tories. These are not random bad apples in a Labour barrel. They are important because they are manifestations of a way that many people, including the leader, thinks about Israel and the Jews who relate to Israel.
H/T NGO Monitor The following 40-minute documentary about antisemitism, which aired on Israeli Channel 2 on the eve of Yom HaShoah, April 7, features interviews with Richard Millett, Abe Foxman, Howard Jacobson, […]
Cross posted by Richard Millett The Facebook page above reads: “THE UNIVERSITY HAVE RESTRICTED THE EVENT TO MIDDLESEX STUDENTS & STAFF ONLY…PLEASE EMAIL MIDDLESEX UNIVERSITY TO SEEK THEIR JUSTIFICATION FOR THIS UNPRECEDENTED […]
A guest post by AKUS Arabic: “haq” – the truth (according to British MP George Galloway) Yiddish: “Hack mir nisht kein chainik” – a polite way of saying “Don’t BS me.” Well, […]
A guest post by Hadar Sela, an Anglo-Israeli freelance writer Introduction: As spring approaches, so the annual season for publicity stunts aimed at undermining Israel’s legitimacy begins once more. This year several high-profile […]
While of course not every anti-Zionist is an antisemite, the overlap, as we’re continually demonstrating, is quite large – a fact illustrated by the comments, at the blog Israellycool, by someone who […]
A Guest Post by Armaros (with a H/T to our fellow CiF Watch Conspirators) There was a surprisingly frank account of Arab antisemitism by The BBC’s Thomas Dinham last week, titled, “An […]
A sincere H/T to Richard Millett Germany 1935, “The Jews are our misfortune”: Trafalgar Square, London, August 2011, “For world peace, Israel must be destroyed”: For Nazi Germany Jews were not just a […]
This was published at The Propagandist by Hadar Sela Professor Barry Rubin draws our attention to an important shift in the policy of the Muslim Brotherhood: explicit endorsement of the extremist jihadist program […]
This is cross-posted from the blog, Yaacov Lozowick’s Ruminations. Lauren Booth is an anti-Zionist journalist based in London; people who follow such matters seem to think she’s even worse than the rest […]
Courtesy of Ronen48, from YouTube
You might remember Lauren Booth’s essay for Comment is Free, on the Mavi Marmara incident, published on 2 June. Booth was a passenger on the 2008 Free Gaza boat and can be […]
We have just released our second Youtube video for your enjoyment. This one debunks the lies of the odious Lauren Booth. h/t to AKUS for producing and editing this video.