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Belfast Steven Jaffe

Belfast Steven Jaffe

Registered: 7 August 2011
Location: Belfast
I grew up in Belfast, represent the Belfast Jewish community on the Board of Deputies and co chair the Northern Ireland Friends of Israel - www.nifi.org.uk. I live in London and work as a consultant to the Board of Deputies to support grassroots Israel advocacy in the UK. My comments here are my own.

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A Belfast Blog: The fool on the Hill?

By Belfast Steven Jaffe, August 8, 2011

Just over a century ago, the late actor, Harold Goldblatt (founder of the Ulster Group Theatre), turned out for the football team of the Belfast Jewish community. "Our teachers told us to lose all our games," he once told me, "because if we won, it could cause anti-Semitism".

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