Anti-semitism returns to Sweden

Dec 14, 2017 by

by Garvan Walshe, Conservative Home: In Gothenburg, on Saturday, the mob gathered outside a synagogue and pelted it with molotov cocktails. Children were ushered into the basement for their own protection. Police were on the back foot: their intelligence should have detected the plans. As swift as...

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Swastikas and anti-Semitism rife on campus

Nov 16, 2017 by

by Daniel Martin, Mailonline: Anti-Semitism is so entrenched in many of Britain’s universities that the swastika is now seen on campus as a ‘casual symbol of fun’, MPs heard last night. Parliament heard a litany of ‘horrifying’ examples of anti-Jewish hatred at...

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France: Muslims In, Jews Out

Nov 15, 2017 by

by Giulio Meotti, Gatestone Institute: Suburbs (“banlieues”) — distant from the affluent boulevards and bistros of Paris — form the “other France“. They are the “peripheral France“, (“La France Périphérique”) as the geographer Christophe...

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The roots of Labour’s antisemitism problem

Nov 8, 2017 by

by Melanie Phillips: An article in the Daily Mail reveals the astonishing scale of visceral antisemitism in the Labour party: “The abuse includes one Labour member describing Jews as a ‘corrupt master race’ controlling sex-trafficking, pornography and wars worldwide. Another wrote: ‘Every f******...

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BBC Today’s disgraceful Balfour travesty

Nov 3, 2017 by

by Melanie Phillips: BBC radio’s flagship Today programme broadcast this morning (around 0720, then again at around 0735) a vicious historical travesty to mark today’s centenary of the Balfour Declaration, the letter from Britain’s Foreign Secretary in 1917 committing the government to work...

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The drumbeat of alarm grows louder for British Jews

Oct 22, 2017 by

by Melanie Phillips: Jeremy Corbyn’s refusal to attend next month’s dinner in London to celebrate the centenary of the Balfour Declaration confirms what many have long suspected. His antipathy to Israel goes way beyond hostility to Israeli “settlements” or any romantic attachment to the...

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