for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

Posts tagged ‘Jewish Labour Movement’

Marr: Labour anti-semitism

this morning (sunday 8th), 9.56-9.59am, on bbc 1 tv 

the andrew marr show concludes with …

“The other big story as you know in all the papers today which is Labour and anti-semitism … why is it that so many people with such disgusting views felt at home in the Labour Party?

including interview with …

john mcdonnell

(more…)

PM/6ocn: 70 Labour witnesses

this afternoon (thursday 5th), 5.34-5.36pm and 6.19-6.22pm, on bbc radio 4

pm (presented by evan davis) and six o’clock news include …

Jewish Labour Movement has now made this official complaint about anti-semitism in the Labour Party: seventy serving and former Labour officials giving sworn statements to an investigation by the Equality and Human Rights Commission into the party’s handling of anti-semitism allegations.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter chris mason 

sam matthews 

• bbc reporter ian watson 

• solicitor susannah kintish 

(more…)

MN/Today: 70 Labour witnesses

this morning (thursday 5th), 12.00-12.01am, 12.06-12.08am, 6.03-6.04am, 6.46-6.51am, 7.03-7.04am, 7.13-7.16am, and 8.02-8.03am, on bbc radio 4 

midnight news and today (presented by justin webb and martha kearney) include …

Seventy serving and former Labour officials have given sworn statements to an equalities investigation that the party is not dealing effectively with claims of anti-semitism.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter ian watson

• solicitor james libson

• john healey mp

(more…)

MN: Corbyn unfit

this morning (monday 8th), 12.03-12.05am, on bbc radio 4

midnight news includes …

“Today one Jewish group, the Jewish Labour Movement, which has been affiliated to the party since 1920, passed a motion of no confidence in the leadership. It stated that the leadership had failed to address anti-semitism within the party, that the Jewish Labour Movement had no confidence in Jeremy Corbyn’s ability to understand respond to or solve the problem, and that he was unfit to be prime minister.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter caroline davies

(see also https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-47845390 and https://www.timesofisrael.com/uks-jewish-labour-movement-group-passes-motion-of-no-confidence-in-corbyn/)

(more…)

W@1/6ocn: EHRC warns Labour

yesterday afternoon (thursday 7th), 1.03-1.05pm and 6.11-6.12pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by sarah montague) and six o’clock news (repeated at 12.17am on midnight news) include …

The Labour Party has been warned it could face a formal investigation by the equalities watchdog into claims of anti-semitism. The Equalities and Human Rights Commission has said it’s considering using enforcement powers against Labour, and has asked the party to respond.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter jonathan blake
(more…)

Today: Labour safe for Jews?

this morning (monday 24th), 6.42-6.43am, 6.50-6.54am, and 8.22-8.23am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by nick robinson from the Labour Party conference) includes …

“The row about anti-semitism in the Labour Party, the row which divided the Labour Party all summer, may have slipped from the headlines, but it still rumbles on on the fringes of this party conference in Liverpool. One Jewish Labour MP, Luciana Berger, the MP for this city of Liverpool, arrived at a Jewish Labour Movement rally accompanied by a police officer for protection.”

including interviews with …
• rabbi laura janner-klausner
john mcdonnell mp
(more…)

Twtw: Labour split?

this afternoon (sunday 2nd), 1.00-1.02pm, and 1.05-1.16pm, on bbc radio 4
the world this weekend (presented by mark mardell) leads with …

“The former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said the Labour Party should support the IHRA definition of anti-semitism immediately. Speaking at a conference of the Jewish Labour Movement in North London, he said it was not just about changing a policy, but about what the party stood for.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter ian watson
gordon brown
• bbc reporter chris vallance
jon lansman of momentum
louise ellman mp
claudia webbe, chair of labour’s disputes panel
(more…)

Tag Cloud

IsraelisOK

a happygoldfish blog