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Sunday: anti-semitism at York

this morning (sunday 20th), 7.31-7.40am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“The former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has written to the government expressing his shock and concern about rising reports of anti-Semitism at UK universities. Bob Walker talks to some of the people who say they have been targets of anti-semitism.”
“When I went to the multi-faith prayer room there was a poster saying ‘Boycott Israel’.”

including contributions from …
zachary confino, student at york university
habib nassar, former president of york university palestinian solidarity society
sai englert, jewish member of the palestinian solidarity movement, and nus executive member
rupert sutton, director ofstudent rights at the henry jackson society
• shadow education secretary lucy powell
john mann mp
nicola dandridge, chief executive of universities uk
• nus vice-president richard brooks (more…)


last saturday evening (25th july), 8.44-8.48pm, on bbc radio 4
shhh (about silence, presented by lucy powell) (in the archive on 4 series) includes …

“The silence of the dead is different in places like Auschwitz. Here is former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, with former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks …”


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