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If Labour cannot combat racism then we are nothing

By John Mann MP, May 4, 2016

Antisemitism is racism, it has no place in society and therefore no place in the Labour party and I can guarantee that it will always be challenged. It is for that reason that I confronted Ken Livingstone for his grotesque comments last week.

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The Livingstone Formulation finally fails to rescue Ken Livingstone

By David Hirsh, April 28, 2016

Ken Livingstone was suspended from the Labour Party today.He has been a significant figure as leader of the Greater London Council, a Member of Parliament, and the Mayor of London, for decades.

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Green, BHS and the ethics of business

By Alex Brummer, April 27, 2016

In many ways, Sir Philip Green is an entrepreneur of whom Britain's Jewish community should be proud.

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Antisemitism Anti-Shmemetism… Why the Fuss?

By Tim Marshall, April 27, 2016

So, a fairly well known Brit MP has been called out for an antisemitic tweet involving hints of deportations.

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What did the Romans ever do for us? They gave me a love for learning

By Charlotte Oliver, April 27, 2016

"Why on earth did you study Latin?" the stranger in question inquires, he or she perplexed (perplexus, confused) as to why I could possibly squander my student loan on a so-called "dead" language.

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Is there anything worse than a Pesach birthday?

By Sarah Ebner, April 21, 2016

A Jewish mother’s guilt is rarely absent, but I feel it even more keenly at this time of year. That’s because I did a terrible thing eleven years ago: I gave birth to my son, during Pesach.

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The true cost of keeping kosher

By Angela Epstein, April 21, 2016

The other day, I popped into my local deli in Manchester for some "kosher le pesach" cinnamon. Well, you know how those leaden squares of apple pudding go down a treat on Seder night.

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Betraying a precious inheritance

By Peter Walton, April 21, 2016

Now here's a strange thing. I've just received the new programme of courses from JW3, the north London Jewish community centre which just happens to be about 200 metres from my office. I eat there regularly - it's got a great restaurant.

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Why do we still waste so much?

By Nadine Wojakovski, April 21, 2016

I know that we're in the midst of preparing for Passover but my mind is still on Purim - especially after a shocking meeting I had with a local charity which will serve as a useful reminder for what not to do next year.

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Malia Bouattia is symbolic of the poison of the regressive Left

By Maajid Nawaz, April 20, 2016

The words below are not mine. But because of their gravity, it is important that you read them in full.

“The notion of resistance has been perhaps washed out of our understanding of how colonised people will obtain their physical emancipation...With mainstream, Zionist-led media outlets …resistance is presented as an act of terrorism.

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