Category Antisemitism and the Labour Party

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I spoke to Shir Hever at The Real News about the ‘Labour antisemitism’ controversy, and my edited book on the topic: The audio of a talk I gave on the campaign against Corbyn, at the Institut Marcel Liebman–Universit√© Libre de Bruxelles in December 2018, is now online:

New from Verso: Antisemitism and the Labour Party

Just out from Verso Books: a free e-book, bringing together the most rigorous and penetrating analytical writings on the ‘Labour antisemitism’ controversy. Edited by me, it features contributions from Norman G. Finkelstein, Jeremy Gilbert, Antony Lerman, David Rosenberg, Naomi Wayne, Jewish Voice for Labour, and others. The book is free to download from the Verso […]

SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE: THE MYTH OF A ‘LABOUR ANTISEMITISM CRISIS’

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis alleges there is a crisis of antisemitism in the Labour Party, and urges readers ‘to study what has been unfolding’. Alan Maddison and I did just this, and we found that the evidence does not support Mirvis: Faced with claims that Labour antisemitism poses an existential threat to Jews, on the […]