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# anti-semitism - Friday 30 October, 2020

Labour warned of split after Corbyn suspension following anti-Semitism verdict

Corbyn ally and union boss Len McCluskey called the move against the ex-leader an “act of grave injustice”

# anti-semitism - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald wants to 'clear the air' with Jewish leader over TD's anti-Semitic tweets

Réada Cronin has apologised after writing that Israel had ‘taken Nazism to a new level’.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 29 December, 2019

London synagogue and shops daubed in anti-Semitic graffiti on Hanukkah

The Jewish holy symbol alongside the numbers “9 11” was spray-painted in red and purple on several premises.

# anti-semitism - Friday 13 December, 2019

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list

A float caricaturing Orthodox Jews with hooked noses and sitting on gold bags outraged Belgium’s 40,000-strong Jewish community.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 22 August, 2019

# anti-semitism - Sunday 26 May, 2019

German jews warned by top anti-semitism official over wearing traditional kippah cap in public

In issuing the warning, he said he had “alas, changed my mind (on the subject) compared to previously.”

# anti-semitism - Sunday 14 April, 2019

From The42 West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media Kick It Out

West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media

The club have vowed to ban those responsible for the chants.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Blair calls Independent Group a 'fightback' against 'populism-enthralled' Labour

The former Labour leader said that Brexit had plunged Britain into “the throes of an unparalleled political crisis”.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Long identified as staunch friends of Israel, Democrats are now being accused of anti-semitism

The claims have echoes of those against Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour.

# anti-semitism - Friday 2 November, 2018

Police launch probe into 'anti-Semitic hate crimes' within UK Labour Party

The controversy surrounding the Labour Party just won’t go away.

# anti-semitism - Friday 17 August, 2018

Jewish Labour MP says internal probe made her think 'what it felt like to be a Jew' in Nazi Germany

The ongoing anti-semitism controversy in the Labour party continues to rumble on.

# anti-semitism - Friday 3 August, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Anti-semites do not speak for me'

In an opinion piece for The Guardian, Corbyn admitted he was too slow tackling anti-semitism within Labour.

# anti-semitism - Friday 4 May, 2018

Palestinian president apologises over alleged anti-semitic Holocaust remarks

His comments sparked global anger, with the United States, United Nations, European Union and others criticising them.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

UK Labour anti-Semitism row: Jeremy Corbyn in spotlight after attending radical Jewish event

Allegations of anti-Semitism within the Labour party have grown since Corbyn was elected leader in 2015.

# anti-semitism - Monday 26 March, 2018

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack

The woman was stabbed a number of times before her apartment was set on fire.

# anti-semitism - Monday 13 November, 2017

Museum removes 'fun' Hitler display after protests

Visitors had been encouraged to take selfies with the waxwork.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Facebook to review ad policy after discovering messages could be aimed at 'Jew haters'

A report this week showed that advertisers could target messages to anti-Semitic segments.

# anti-semitism - Friday 15 September, 2017

Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column Sunday Times This post contains videos

Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column

The presenter said she wants to “never ever think about it again”.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Sunday Times 'deeply sorry' for publishing controversial Kevin Myers column

An apology printed today said the article “included unacceptable comments that caused offence to many”.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 30 July, 2017

German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on

Angela Merkel attended the opening night of the Mastersingers of Nuremberg.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Former London mayor suspended from Labour Party for another year over Hitler comments

Ken Livingstone had been suspended from the party last April for “bringing the party into disrepute.”

# anti-semitism - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Jewish communities in the US have faced a string of anti-semitic threats so far this year

Over 500 headstones were damaged at the weekend at the Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 18 December, 2016

The FAI's new marketing guru has accused fans of anti-semitic abuse

On Thursday night, English branding expert Jonathan Gabay delivered a controversial brand review on the League of Ireland.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"

World Jewish Conference delegates hear Higgins address concerns over ‘walls’ and ‘fear’ challenging the world.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Ken Livingstone was (briefly) forced to hide in a toilet after some bizarre Hitler comments

He was also suspended from the Labour Party today.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Comedian's show ruled to be a 'demonstration of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial'

During his performance French comic Dieudonné M’Bala M’Bala brought a prominent Holocaust denier onto the stage.

# anti-semitism - Monday 7 September, 2015

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'

Oskar Gröning looks like he could be a kindly grandfather. He probably is. But he also volunteered to serve in one of the greatest murder camps ever constructed.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Chelsea warn fans over anti-Semitic abuse towards Spurs supporters at Sunday's cup final

After last week’s controversy in Paris, the club want to avoid further problems.

# anti-semitism - Monday 23 February, 2015

From The42 Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire Problems

Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire

The chanting was filmed by a passenger on the London Underground before the Hammers’ 2-2 draw with Spurs.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Video shows Jewish journalist spat at and insulted as he walks through Paris Ten Hours This post contains videos

Video shows Jewish journalist spat at and insulted as he walks through Paris

The video was filmed in a similar fashion to the popular “10 hours of walking in NYC as…” videos to show what Jews living in Paris face.

# anti-semitism - Monday 26 January, 2015

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people

The director was speaking to a group of Holocaust survivors in Poland today.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The42 Wigan chairman: 'Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else' Controversy

Wigan chairman: 'Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else'

Dave Whelan also claimed the word “chink” was not offensive in an interview with The Guardian.

# anti-semitism - Monday 11 August, 2014

Israeli Deputy Ambassador calls some Irish protesters an 'ignorant, anti-Semitic mob'

But she also had praise for the Irish government, and “those who defend Israel.”

# anti-semitism - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Across Europe, Jews grapple with "new anti-Semitism"

“We used to receive anonymous anti-Semitic letters. Now people sometimes send them with their name and address.”

# anti-semitism - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Belgium police release chilling footage of attack on Jewish Museum

Four people died in the incident.

Jewish community in Belgium on high alert after attack that left four dead

A fourth person has died in hospital after the attack yesterday on the Jewish Museum in Brussels.

# anti-semitism - Monday 19 May, 2014

30% of Irish people 'think Jews talk too much about the Holocaust'

That’s one of the findings from a worldwide survey on anti-Semitism.

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