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Marcus Dysch

Marcus Dysch is the JC’s Political Editor and Assistant News Editor

Green Party leaders Jonathan Bartley and Caroline Lucas (Photo: NIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP/Getty Images)
Comment

How dealing with the Greens made me blue

There's been a lot of focus on how Labour deals with antisemitism, but how do other parties handle complaints against members?

Thu, 12:44
How dealing with the Greens made me blue
Priti Patel during the annual service of remembrance at Witham War Memorial in Essex.
Comment

Lobby groups face tricky future after fiasco

There are signs of hope and despair for the Conservative and Labour Friends of Israel groups

Friday, November 17, 2017
Lobby groups face tricky future after fiasco
Mark Regev (centre) joins senior Liberal Democrats for the Balfour dinner. Lord Palmer is second from the right.
UK News

Lib Dems mark Balfour centenary

Mark Regev, the Israeli ambassador to Britain, was guest of honour at the dinner

Friday, November 10, 2017
Lib Dems mark Balfour centenary
Emily Thornberry visits Yad Vashem with Fabian Hamilton, Shadow Foreign Office Minister, and Joan Ryan, LFI chair (Photo: Labour Friends of Israel/Twitter)
UK News

Emily Thornberry visits Israel

Her schedule included a series of meetings with senior Israeli Labour Party MKs and a wreath-laying at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.

Friday, November 10, 2017
Emily Thornberry visits Israel
News Features

Mend is a cause for alarm — here’s why

The group which promotes itself as a force against anti-Muslim hatred has been described as harbouring “Islamists masquerading as civil libertarians”

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Mend is a cause for alarm — here’s why
UK News

Patel fallout 'will set us back 20 years'

Leaders warn affair will harm Israel supporters and Jewish community

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Patel fallout 'will set us back 20 years'
Priti Patel with Stuart Polak at the BICOM policy conference.
Analysis

The Patel affair points to a murky future for Israel's supporters

The Patel affair, on the heels of the Al Jazeera fiasco and against the backdrop of an increasingly likely Corbyn government, gives serious cause for concern.

Thursday, November 9, 2017
The Patel affair points to a murky future for Israel's supporters
UK News

Profile: Priti Patel

As Priti Patel’s political career lies in ruins, we look back at how it all went wrong

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Profile: Priti Patel
Lord Polak speaking in the House of Lords last week (Photo: Parliamentlive.tv)
Columnists

Profile: Stuart Polak

Ennobled by David Cameron two years ago, Lord Polak is a veteran of Westminster’s corridors of power. He is likely to be horrified by the headlines and coverage around the Patel trip.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Profile: Stuart Polak
Harriet Harman and Andrew Neil on This Week
UK News

Harriet Harman urged to apologise after Holocaust joke

When Ms Harman tried to explain why she had told the joke – which referred to Jews being gassed to death during the Shoah – she was told to “be quiet”

Friday, November 3, 2017
Harriet Harman urged to apologise after Holocaust joke