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BT: Anti-semitism

friday 6th march, online only, from bbc radio 4 

how do you fight anti-semitism? (presented by matthew price) (20-minute podcast interview, in the beyond today series) 

“We speak to • Bari Weiss, author of how to fight antisemitism about where anti-Semitism comes from.

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AN: Long-Bailey on anti-semitism

this evening (wednesday 4th), 7.46-7.52pm, on bbc 2 tv 

the andrew neil show includes…

“I’ve watched your whole answer. You did not call it out. You let the idea of the Israeli lobby, that a labour MP like Margaret Hodge, who’s also Jewish, is more loyal to Israeli than to this country. That’s the implication of saying she’s in the Israeli lobby, and you let that pass unchallenged?

including interview with …

rebecca long-bailey mp

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Marr: Long-Bailey on anti-semitism

this morning (sunday 16th), 9.55-9.58am, on bbc 1 tv

the andrew marr show includes an interview with …

rebecca long-bailey 

When you heard this sentence, spoken by Jeremy Corbyn as a proposed addition to the Labour Party policy:It should not be regarded as anti-semitic to describe Israel, its policies, or the circumstances surrounding its foundation, as racist’, did you speak out against it?

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Today: 70 Labour witnesses

this morning (friday 6th), 8.19-8.23am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by martha kearney and mishal husain) includes …

“Did you read the Jewish Labour Movement’s submission to the Equality and Human Rights Commission?

including contributions from …

rebecca long-bailey mp

• impressionist jon culshaw

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Today: Austin on Corbyn

this morning (thursday 7th), 6.43-6.44am, 7.09-7.18am, 7.43-7.44am, 8.03-8.05am, and 8.28-8.33am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by martha kearney and nick robinson) includes…

“I think he’s spent his entire time in politics working with and defending all sorts of people, extremists and in some cases antisemites and terrorists.”

Most shamefully of all, for a party that’s got a proud record of fighting for equality and opposing racism, the Labour Party’s been poisoned with anti-Jewish racism under his leadership, and it is a complete and utter disgrace.”

“If you’re not going to do what’s right on a fundamental question like racism, what are you going to do it on?”

including contributions from …

• ian austin mp

• bbc reporter chris mason

• rebecca long-bailey mp

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Twtw: Labour antisemitism

this afternoon (sunday 7th), 1.17-1.18pm, on bbc radio 4 

the world this weekend (presented by ross hawkins) includes …

“Today, Gordon Brown warns it needs do more to deal with anti-semitism, an issue threatening to overwhelm so much else.“

including interview with … 

rebecca long-bailey mp

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Today: Corbyn praises book

this morning (wednesday 1st), 7.41-7.42am, and 8.21-8.23am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by nick robinson and justin webb) includes …

“This is a book that alleges ‘an internatioal conspiracy of Jewish financiers

He describes business as being controlled by men of a single and peculiar race.”

The Telegraph reports that Jeremy Corbyn is embroiled in another row about anti-semitism after he’s found to have endorsed a book written in 1902, which argued that Europe’s banks and newspapers were controlled by Jews. It says that four years before he become Labour leader, he wrote a foreword to a new edition of J A Hobson’s Imperialism, A Study, which was written in 1902, in which he described the book as brilliant and a great tome. … anti-semitism in Hobson’s writings has been widely covered in historical circles. The paper notes that Labour has admitted that the text has anti-semitic elements …”

including interview with …

rebecca long-bailey mp

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