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HL: Religious hatred 17/10/2018

last wednesday evening (17th october), 7.30-10.23pm, on bbc parliament tv
house of lords live 17/10/2018 includes …

Religious Intolerance and Prejudice: “The challenges posed by religious intolerance and prejudice in the United Kingdom.”

Note: the debate lasted from 6.05pm to 10.30pm, but the television coverage started only from 7.30pm

speeches not broadcast
by baron or baroness …
Bourne (C)
Hain (Lab)
Archbishop of Canterbury
Mackay (C)
Kestenbaum (Lab)
Deech (XB)
Warsi (Lab)


speeches broadcast
by baron or baroness …
Beith (LD)
Gadhia (XB)
Pickles (C)
Bilimoria (XB)
Patten (C)
Triesman (Lab)
Morrow (DUP)
Desai (Lab)
Suri (C)
Singh (XB)
Cormack (C)
Griffiths (Lab)

(transcript at
(if you missed it, available from 0:00:00 to 2:55:00 at

Islamophobia and Anti-Semitism

tomorrow afternoon (wednesday 21st), 4.00-4.30pm, on bbc radio 4
islamophobia and anti-semitism (in the thinking allowed series) includes …

“Islamophobia and Anti-Semitism – similarities and differences.
Comparisons of anti-Semitic and anti-Muslim sentiment are strikingly absent in British accounts of race and racism.
Laurie Taylor talks about a new study which attempts to remedy this omission with Nasar Meer, Reader in Comparative Social Policy at Strathclyde University, and contributor to Racialization and Religion: Race, Culture and Difference in the Study of Antisemitism and Islamophobia.
They’re joined by Rumy Hasan, Senior Lecturer at the Sussex Centre for Migration Research at the University of Sussex, and author of Dangerous Liaisons: The Clash Between Islamism and Zionism.”


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