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Lee Harpin

Lee Harpin is senior reporter for the Jewish Chronicle.

Jeremy Corbyn
UK News

Corbyn accused of 'backtracking' over antisemitism definition

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked letter confirms Labour had previously pledged to adopt IHRA definition of antisemitism in full

Yesterday, 10:58
Corbyn accused of 'backtracking' over antisemitism definition
Jeremy Corbyn (Photo: Getty Images)
UK News

Anger at Corbyn meeting

JLC and Board attack Corbyn for failing to meet "minimum level of action" necessary

Tue, 20:04
Anger at Corbyn meeting
UK News

Corbyn apologises to Jewish community over Labour antisemitism

Jeremy Corbyn says the Labour party’s internal checks have 'been simply not fully fit for purpose'

Tue, 12:12
Corbyn apologises to Jewish community over Labour antisemitism
JVL's Jenny Manson
UK News

Antisemitism 'worse on the right' says JVL chief

Jenny Manson attempted to shift the focus away from Labour's acknowledged antisemitism problem

Tue, 10:53
Antisemitism 'worse on the right' says JVL chief
UK News

Corbyn's office confirms 'majority' snubbed Jewish roundtable invite

Laura Murray sends email suggesting 'smaller meetings' may be more appropriate way to engage with Jewish community after Wednesday roundtable meeting is cancelled

Tue, 09:36
Corbyn's office confirms 'majority' snubbed Jewish roundtable invite
Jonathan Arkush
UK News

Iceland could drop plans to ban circumcision

Jonathan Arkush, president of the Board of Deputies, said after last week’s meeting he was “cautiously” hopeful that Iceland would not press ahead with the ban

Tue, 08:16
Iceland could drop plans to ban circumcision
UK News

Plan to scrap election for Board president

Several deputies have confirmed they have heard of a move to scrap the May 13 poll in order to allow former United Synagogue president Simon Hochhauser to contest the top job at the Board.

Mon, 13:55
Plan to scrap election for Board president
Meechan posted this picture on Tumblr of his Communist tattoo as proof of his opposition to racism
UK News

'Nazi pug' man fined £800

'Grossly offensive' video was viewed more than three million times

Mon, 12:25
'Nazi pug' man fined £800
UK News

Confusion over Corbyn meeting

‘Respect and Engagement’ event has been postponed

Mon, 09:40
Confusion over Corbyn meeting
News Features

As it happened: The Commons antisemitism debate

In a series of powerful speeches, MPs revealed the extent of the antisemitism issue in modern politics

Friday, April 20, 2018
As it happened: The Commons antisemitism debate