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UK Jewish leaders set conditions for meeting with Corbyn over antisemitism

Leaders of British Jewry set preconditions for a meeting with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, following his offer to talk in light of outrage in the Jewish community and beyond over his “systematic failure to understand and deal with antisemitism.”

Top UK Labour official resigns after backing Holocaust-denying party member

A senior official in the Labour Party resigned after it emerged that she had called for reinstating a local council candidate who had been suspended from the party for sharing an article that claimed the Holocaust was a hoax.

Huge crowds join Jewish community protest in Westminster

An estimated 1,500 people joined a protest outside Parliament on Monday evening to condemn Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s “systematic failure” to deal with antisemitism.

Enough is Enough: Call to action against antisemitism

Today, leaders of British Jewry tell Jeremy Corbyn that enough is enough. We have had enough of hearing that Jeremy Corbyn “opposes antisemitism”, whilst the mainstream majority of British Jews, and their concerns, are ignored by him and those he leads.

Jeremy Corbyn named in second Facebook hate group

The leader of Britain’s principal opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn has been revealed as a member of a second antisemitic Facebook group.

UK’s Board of Deputies launches paper on Brexit and the Jewish Community

The Board of Deputies of British Jews and the Jewish Leadership Council have launched a paper which seeks to outline the opportunities and challenges Brexit presents to the Jewish community.

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