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The Israel lobby scandal and Labour's anti-Semitism 'crisis' are intimately linked

The latest revelations to emerge from the Al Jazeera investigation into the work of the Israeli embassy in London and pro-Israel lobby groups in Britain are a reminder of an issue that once dominated the headlines: the Labour Party’s so-called “anti-Semitism crisis”. 736 more words

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Israel embassy scandal sign of panic, as much as influence

Revelations about the activities of an Israeli embassy staff member have been headline news in the British media over the last few days. There might be more to come – the Al Jazeera Investigations programme on which the stories have been based is aired over four nights starting Wednesday. 939 more words

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HCQ: Israel-UK trade

last thursday morning (3rd november), 9.55-9.58am, on bbc parliament tv
house of commons – live business questions commences with …

Paul Scully: (C) “1. What plans he has to strengthen the UK’s trade relationship with Israel as a result of the decision to leave the EU.”

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Today: Labour anti-semitism 26/9/2016

this morning (monday 26th), 7,13-7.21am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by sarah montague) includes …

“A Jewish Labour MP has told this programme that she is appalled by claims that the scale of anti-Semitism in the party has been exaggerated for political purposes.

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