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Any answers: anti-semitism

this afternoon (saturday 30th), 2.00-2.30pm, on bbc radio 4
any answers (presented by anita anand) (phone-in programme – obviously live – on the jewish sabbath when jews are unlikely to take part)

“My question to you: Does Labour have a problem with anti-semitism?
… The question as it was posed was: Is being anti-Israel the same as being anti-semitic?

including contributions from …
helen marx “ashamed as a Jew”
anthony henshall
andy white “mccarthysim”
patrick dawes
naomi wimborne-idrissi, co-founder and secretary of j-big (jews for boycotting israeli goods) “it’s not the same as antisemitism, which is a visceral hatred of jews
shirley mowbrath
judy “but those people who criticise israel because they actually want to destroy her, they are anti-semitic … unfortunately, there are some jews who are anti-semitic on that basis”
tony banks (not the mp)
jonathan hoffman (quotes the eumc definition of anti-semitism)
(if you missed it, available at

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