Category Archives: Zionism

The Conservative Friends of Israel Election Letter May 2017

The letter above – posted to an address in the constituency of Ilford North – reminds me of a documentary that aired back in 2009. The journalist Peter Oborne presented a highly informative Channel 4 Dispatches documentary called “Inside Britain’s … Continue reading

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Israeli Plot To “Take Down” Tory Minister Makes UK Headlines

An Israeli Embassy official in the UK, Shai Masot, has been captured on undercover film talking about “taking down” the Deputy Foreign Secretary, Sir Alan Duncan, because he is “doing a lot of problems”. Masot also described the UK’s Foreign Secretary, … Continue reading

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Sayeeda Warsi and the Selling Out of Palestine

Lady Warsi was asked yesterday about the exact moment she made up her mind to resign from the Tory-led government over its policy (or perhaps more accurately, non-policy) on Gaza. She replied: “There were many moments. Every time a school … Continue reading

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“Trigger Happy”: Amnesty’s New Report Upsets UK’s Jewish Establishment

A new report published by the human rights organisation Amnesty International about Israel’s actions in the Occupied West Bank has caused anger amongst the UK’s most senior Jewish establishment. In its report entitled “Trigger Happy: Israel’s Use of Excessive Force … Continue reading

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Hawking’s Courageous Stand Against Israeli Apartheid

The decision by Professor Stephen Hawking to support the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement against Israel is a hugely courageous one and he deserves support for speaking out on the issue of Israeli apartheid – an issue on which … Continue reading

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Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism: An Important Ruling

Jews Sans Frontieres draws our attention to a very important official ruling delivered last week by the Employment Tribunal in a case brought by a Zionist teacher, Ronnie Fraser, alleging “institutional anti-semitism” against the University & College Union (UCU). In … Continue reading

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Peter Oborne: Britain Is Guilty of ‘Cowardice’ Towards Israel

Peter Oborne has written a fine comment piece in today’s Daily Telegraph in which he excoriates the Tory-led government for its “cowardice” towards Israel. As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago, the UK dropped all pretence at even-handedness in … Continue reading

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