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Parliament: Kindertransport 80

last friday evening (23rd november), 9.30-10.03pm, on bbc parliament tv
speaker’s house 23/11/2018 (partial re-enactment of 1938 kindertransport debate in the house of commons)

Politicians read excerpts from the 1938 Parliamentary debate that led to the creation of the Kindertransport, at a gathering of the Association of Jewish Refugees on Wednesday 21 November at Speaker’s House to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Kindertransport – the scheme that gave 10,000 mainly Jewish children refuge in the UK prior to the start of the Second World War.”

including excerpts from the 1938 speeches of …
philip noel-baker, samuel hammersley, herbert butcher, david logan, archibald southby, samuel hoare, and david grenfell
read by …
james brokenshire, luciana berger, ian austin, ruth smeeth, tulip siddiq, ruth deech, louise ellman, oliver dowden, matthew offord, yvette cooper, john mann, jo roundell greene, lord livingston, and eric pickles
and speech by …
alf dubs
(if you missed it, available at https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0bvt1x9/speakers-house-80th-anniversary-of-kindertransport)

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Today: Labour anti-semitism row

this morning (monday 6th), 6.05am, 7.05-7.07am, 7.39-7.40am, 7.56-7.58am, and 8.07-8.08am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by martha kearney) includes …

Jewish leaders have rejected Jeremy Corbyn’s latest attempt to end the anti-semitism row dogging the Labour Party. ”

including contributions from …
yvette cooper mp
• bbc reporter vicky young
(more…)

Twt: Pete Willsman

this evening (tuesday 31st), 10.01-10.03pm, and 10.08-10.19pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) leads with …

“The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is coming under increasing pressure to expel a member of the party’s National Executive Committee for making disparaging remarks about the Jewish community. Several Labour MPs have called for Peter Willsman to be barred from standing for reelection to the NEC.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter jonathan blake
• nec member ann black
• journalist and activist michael segalov
(more…)

W@1/PM/6ocn: Pete Willsman

this afternoon (tuesday 31st), 1.05-1.06pm, 1.25-1.26pm, 5.25-5.30pm, and 6.11-6.13pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by sarah montague), pm (presented by eddie mair), and six o’clock news include …

“A member of the ruling body of the Labour Party, the National Executive Committee, has been recorded at a meeting talking about the party’s Jewish critics. Pete Willsman, who is a supporter of Jeremy Corbyn, suggested ’Jewish Trump fanatics’ were behind accusations of anti-semitism in the party. He expressed amazement when others in the room indicated they had witnessed anti-semitism in Labour.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter norman smith
yvette cooper mp
• bbc reporter ben wright
luciana berger mp
(more…)

HC: Gaza violence

this afternoon (tuesday 15th), 12.43-2.20pm, on bbc parliament tv
house of commons 15/5/2018 includes …

”Urgent question: violence at the Gaza border

questions to Alistair Burt by …
Emily Thornberry (Lab)
Nicholas Soames (C)
Stephen Gethins (SNP)
Hugo Swire (C)
Louise Ellman (Lab)
Robert Halfon (C)
Hilary Benn (Lab)
Stephen Crabb (C)
Layla Moran (LD)
Desmond Swayne (C)
Richard Burden (Lab)
Theresa Villiers (C)
Yvette Cooper (Lab)
Crispin Blunt (C)
Joan Ryan (Lab)
Mark Harper (C)
Mike Gapes (Lab)
Chris Green (C)
Philippa Whitford (SNP)
Bob Blackman (C)
Ann Clwyd (Lab)
Michael Fabricant (C)
Pat McFadden (Lab)
Paul Masterton (C)
Rosena Allin-Khan (Lab)
Andrew Percy (C)
Caroline Lucas (Green)
Alec Shelbrooke (C)
Stephen Doughty (Lab)
James Morris (C)
Jess Phillips (Lab)
Huw Merriman (C)
Stella Creasy (Lab)
Ross Thomson (C)
Wes Streeting (Lab)
Rehman Chishti (C)
Naz Shah (Lab)
Andrew Bowie (C)
Angus MacNeil (SNP)
Richard Drax (C)
Shabana Mahmood (Lab)
Joanna Cherry (SNP)
Karen Buck (Lab)
Christine Jardine (LD)
Ivan Lewis (Ind)
Rushanara Ali (Lab)
Fiona Onasanya (Lab)
Dan Carden (Lab)
Marsha de Cordova (Lab)
Stephen Kinnock (Lab)
Jonathan Edwards (PC)
Lisa Nandy (Lab)
Tommy Sheppard (SNP)
Angela Smith (Lab)
Gavin Newlands (SNP)
Tanmanjeet Singh Deshi (Lab)
Debbie Abrahams (Lab)
Sarah Champion (Lab)
Chris Williamson (Lab)
Chris Matheson (Lab)
Toby Perkins (Lab)
Neil Gray (SNP)
Louise Haigh (Lab)
Afzal Khan (Lab)
Jack Dromey (Lab)
Ian Murray (Lab)
Peter Grant (SNP)
Christopher Elmore (Lab)
Alex Cunningham (Lab)
Alan Brown (SNP)
Rupa Huq (Lab)
Jim McMahon (Lab)
Andrew Slaughter (Lab)
Imran Hussain (Lab)
Paula Sherriff (Lab)
Julie Cooper (Lab)
Liam Byrne (Lab)
Catherine West (Lab)
Gavin Shuker (Lab)

(transcript at https://hansard.parliament.uk/commons/2018-05-15/debates/D6170F50-D03A-40D8-B257-5C2A55493561/GazaBorderViolence, see also earlier notice question at https://hansard.parliament.uk/Commons/2018-05-15/debates/4C0F8C59-D313-464C-B591-570AEEC4C8D7/Israel-PalestinePeaceProcess)
(if you missed it, available from 0:03:30 to 1:40:50 at https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0b3jpmj)

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