The Equality and Human Rights Commission has said that it would be unlawful for a school to bar children if their mothers drive.
Leaders of the Belz sect, one of the largest Chasidic groups, in Stamford Hill, north London 2a>have told parents that the children of women drivers would not be permitted to attend its schools2b> from next term.
The former Deputy Children’s Commissoner for England has revealed how she was a victim of antisemitic abuse.
According to the Daily Telegraph, Sue Berelowitz, who leads the government inquiry into sex abuse, said police were having to patrol to protect her after she was subjected to “vile” insults on social media.
Fashion designer John Galliano has said that he has learned to accept responsibility for the antisemitic comments he made during a drunken rant in 2010.
Speaking at the launch of a new Jewish educational project on Thursday night, the controversial designer said: "I am an alcoholic. I am an addict we addicts are not responsible for our disease. But that is by no means an excuse.