Anti-Semitism

The reason Jews are scared of a Corbyn government

13 November 2019 12:05

‘What is it with Jews and Corbyn?’ the guy asked. ‘Why are you so against him being in Number 10?’…

The shamelessness of the Labour moderates

30 October 2019 17:37

Anti-racism campaign Labour Against Anti-Semitism (LAAS) has today issued its position on the General Election. LAAS, responsible for exposing a…

A vote for Labour is a vote for anti-Semitism

29 October 2019 15:24

The December election that now looks inevitable will be, as all elections are, a test. A test of a decade-old…

Louise Ellman

Will Labour MPs do anything now Louise Ellman has quit?

17 October 2019 8:53

Another female Jewish MP has left the Labour party, apparently bullied out of the movement she has worked in for…

Labour’s anti-Semitic followers aren’t welcome in Brighton

23 September 2019 10:39

When Labour last came to Brighton for its annual conference, I sat in a studio listening to people who had…

How a sadistic Kremlin tormented Jewish musicians

20 September 2019 18:48

The new episode of the Holy Smoke podcast looks at the cruel cat-and-mouse game that the Soviet Union played with…

Labour’s latest bid to alienate Jewish members

18 September 2019 13:28

Labour has yet again shown it doesn’t care about its Jewish members. Jeremy Corbyn said earlier this year that “there…

The only way to solve Labour’s anti-Semitism problem

17 July 2019 14:43

‘The Labour Party welcomes everyone* irrespective of race, creed, age, gender identity, or sexual orientation. (except, it seems, Jews)’. So…

The probe into Labour’s anti-Semitism gives hope to Britain’s Jews

5 June 2019 10:11

The Equality and Human Rights Commission’s announcement last week that it is to formally investigate Labour over anti-Jewish racism is an hour…

Labour’s anti-Semitism problem is losing its power to shock

14 May 2019 12:09

A Labour activist – since elected a councillor – sharing neo-Nazi material declaring that ‘the Jews declared war on Germany…

Is New Zealand really such a tolerant country?

29 March 2019 12:39

For years, New Zealand has been talked of as a beacon of liberalism, a country that other democracies including Britain…

The Spectator Podcast: the surrealism of Brexit, three years on

15 March 2019 15:56

In Salvador Dalí’s Persistence of Memory, several clocks are melting away in a surreal desert scene where a distorted horse-like creature…

Labour and the banality of anti-Semitism

6 February 2019 17:56

Is there a name for the moment something objectionable becomes so mainstream that those responsible can solemnly lament it as…

Why I spoke out about Labour’s anti-Semitism shame

23 January 2019 16:58

If you told me this time last year that, come January 2019, I’d be standing in Parliament, addressing a room…

Labour MPs are conferring legitimacy on anti-Semitism

9 September 2018 11:10

Former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks has been roughed up enough lately and I am loath to add to the calumnies…

Why Britain’s Jews look to France with fear

6 September 2018 11:51

The Jewish New Year begins on Sunday and to mark the festival of Rosh Hashanah, Emmanuel Macron visited the Grand…

Labour NEC results: when will Corbyn’s opponents accept it’s over?

3 September 2018 17:40

It is quite clear what today’s NEC results mean for the Corbynites in the Labour Party: they’ve consolidated their control…

Anti-Semitism and the far left: a brief history

31 August 2018 16:51

Why does Jeremy Corbyn show such disdain for the mainstream Jewish community? Why does he prefer to associate with terrorist…

The shameful double standards of the Corbyn crew

16 August 2018 16:57

Imagine if there existed a photograph of Boris Johnson next to a man whose associates subsequently axed to death four…

Jeremy Corbyn’s not an anti-Semite, he’s just very unlucky

15 August 2018 13:41

Can you be sure, dear reader, you haven’t inadvertently indulged lately in a spot of Holocaust denial? A little light…