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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


Stephen Sizer and anti-semitism

this evening (monday 9th), 10.06-10.07pm, and 10.22-10.27pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) includes …

Stephen Sizer, a Church of England vicar who promoted an internet article blaming Israel for the September 11th attacks, has been told not to use social media for 6 months, nor to comment on the Middle East, otherwise he’ll lose his job.”
“The All-party Parliamentary Enquiry into Anti-semitism says it’s concerned that anti-semitism is a growing problem in the UK.”

including interviews with …
* justin welby
• religious affairs correspondent caroline wyatt
luciana berger
• victim rabbi arnold saunders of higher crumpsall and higher broughton synagogue
andrew watson, bishop of guildford
• mother linda slavin (hadley wood)
• mother laura gerstner (hadley wood)
• rabbi danny rich of ealing liberal synagogue (more…)

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