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UK Labour general secretary resigns after tenure tainted with anti-Semitism
May 4, 2020
Jennie Formby defended former Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and his controversial ties, saying that it “is impossible to eradicate” anti-Semitism, and that it is “dishonest to claim to be able to do so.”
Former Labour MPs expelled over anti-Semitism invited to speak in online meeting
May 1, 2020
Controversy ensues over members invited to address the participants.
April 30, 2020
British Jews are too eager to embrace Starmer’s still dubious Labour Party
Although he has rid his shadow ministerial team of most of Jeremy Corbyn’s far-left faction, he has still appointed some Labour MPs with backgrounds of deeply problematic views about Israel and the Jewish people.
Report: Hostility to Corbyn stymied British Labour Party effort to face anti-Semitism
April 14, 2020
Gideon Falter, chief executive of the Campaign Against Anti-Semitism, said in a statement: “In the dying days of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, the Labour Party appears to have invested in a desperate last-ditch attempt to deflect and discredit allegations of anti-Semitism.”
April 8, 2020
Jeremy Corbyn in historical perspective
When he took the stage at the United Kingdom’s annual Glastonbury Festival in 2017, reveling in the thousands of audience members chanting his name to the tune of “Seven Nation Army” by the White Stripes, many commentators saw this rock-star moment as inaugurating a boldly new and potentially unstoppable Socialist opposition.
UK’s Labour elects new leader after Corbyn with goal to quash anti-Semitism in party
April 6, 2020
In his acceptance speech, Keir Starmer, 57, apologized to the Jewish community and pledged to eliminate the anti-Semitism in the party, calling it a “stain.”