Social media sites are failing on terror, say MPs

By Josh Jackman, August 25, 2016

The Community Security Trust has welcomed a parliamentary report which accuses Facebook, Twitter and YouTube of “consciously failing” to combat promotion of terrorism on their sites.

The Commons’ Home Affairs Select Committee said social media platforms had become “the vehicle of choice in spreading propaganda and the recruiting platforms for terrorism”.


Father claims abuser told him: 'Jews, go back to Isra-hell'

By Josh Jackman, August 24, 2016

Police are investigating an alleged antisemitic incident in which a man told a Jewish family: “Don’t come round here. Go to Stamford Hill. You’re not welcome.”

A 31-year-old Jewish man was reportedly about to travel on the Emirates Air Line cable car in east London with his family and children when the confrontation happened.


Official at Italy’s Islamic University calls for 'new final solution'

By JC Reporter, August 21, 2016

A senior member of staff at the Islamic University in Leece, Italy, has reportedly called for a new “final solution” for Zionists.

Raphael Villani, who works in the university’s public relations department, wrote in a Facebook post earlier this month that “there needs to be a final solution for Zionists,” and “the real Jews are the victims of Zionism”.


Palestinian flags fly inside Celtic Park

By JC Reporter, August 18, 2016

Pro-Palestinians protested as Glasgow football club Celtic played Israeli team Hapoel Beersheva last night.

Activists displayed Palestinian flags and chanted anti-Israel slogans at the Champions League qualifying match at Celtic Park on Wednesday evening.


Joshua Bonehill-Paine faces trial for alleged antisemitic abuse of Jewish MP Luciana Berger

By JC Reporter, August 17, 2016

An alleged antisemite has today denied racially abusing a Jewish Labour MP in a string of “defamatory and insulting” posts online.

Joshua Bonehill-Paine, 23, is accused of posting five abusive articles attacking the Liverpool Wavertree MP Luciana Berger.


The antisemites might think they're hiding - but we can see right through them

By David Zeff, August 17, 2016

A school playground on a typical murky London lunchtime, the year 1981. One kid goes up to another to ask him why he hadn’t been at school the day before; the kid answers honestly without any thought as to why he shouldn’t: “It was a Jewish holiday called Yom Kippur and I don’t go to school”.


Judge turns courtroom blue as she hits back at 'sieg heil' criminal

By Lianne Kolirin, August 10, 2016

A judge has stunned a courtroom by using the C-word as she jailed a racist and antisemitic thug.

Judge Patricia Lynch reacted angrily when John Hennigan, 50, told her she was "a bit of a c***" during sentencing, according to reports in the Mirror.


Anger as Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn hands Shami Chakrabarti a peerage

By Marcus Dysch, August 4, 2016

Shami Chakrabarti, who led an investigation into allegations of antisemitism in the Labour Party, has accepted a peerage from Jeremy Corbyn.

She was nominated by the Labour leader and is elevated to the House of Lords just five weeks after completing her inquiry.


Antisemitism - we may be better off in the UK

By Jonathan Boyd, August 4, 2016

Antisemitism is on the rise in Britain. We all know it.


When I met Baroness Royall - and we talked antisemitism

By Rebecca Trenner, August 4, 2016

Baroness Royall finally released her full report into claims of antisemitism at Oxford University Labour Club yesterday. The report, which was commissioned by Labour, had been suppressed in favour of a wider inquiry chaired by Shami Chakrabarti.