Anti-Semitism

Labour’s defeat has not ended anti-Semitism

31 December 2019 17:02

Anti-Semitism is the moral challenge of our times and we're currently failing it

Jewish activists abused outside Corbyn’s eve of poll rally

12 December 2019 14:21

Jeremy Corbyn held a small rally last night in east London, telling supporters to go and spread the message of…

Labour’s anti-Semitism shame must never be forgiven

11 December 2019 12:29

Sometime around the start of this decade, before anti-Semitism was as cool as it has become, I was standing on…

Take it from this expert: Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite

9 December 2019 14:22

‘Racists are racists are racists and Jeremy Corbyn is a racist.’  Yair Lapid is not mincing his words. One of…

The shame of Labour’s liberal supporters

27 November 2019 11:12

There are many reasons why I am suspicious of the Conservatives’ current lead in the polls. The Tories may have…

Jeremy Corbyn flounders on anti-Semitism, Brexit, tax and spending

26 November 2019 20:05

Jeremy Corbyn’s interview with Andrew Neil was one of the most uncomfortable half hours of the Labour leader’s tenure. In…

Labour’s ‘race & faith manifesto’ launch fails to go to plan

26 November 2019 17:24

Labour launched its ‘Race & Faith Manifesto’ earlier today amid a storm of criticism over the party’s anti-Semitism problem. The…

Corbyn doesn’t care about reassuring British Jews

26 November 2019 15:31

An allegedly racist party protesting its innocence has many strategies open to it. The best is to admit its guilt…

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…