Tag archive for ‘British Jews’
Kurt Tucholsky On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Prospect of a Jewish PM in 10 Downing Not Swaying Jewish Votes

  The prospect of seeing a Jewish prime minister in 10 Downing Street – as Britain goes to the polls on May 7th – has failed to catch the imagination of the British Jewish community. According to a recent More...

Ilan Shavit On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Poll: Vast Majority of UK Jews Will Vote for the Tories and David Cameron May 7

Labor and its Jewish leader Ed Miliband discovered on Tuesday only 22 percent of British Jews said they intended to vote for the party in May, according to the Survation survey, the International Business Times More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Theo Epstein Lashes Out at Scott Boras Again

The feud between Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein and high powered sports agent Scott Boras is heating up. The dispute between the two major American sports figures began a few weeks ago when Boras criticized More...

Eli Horn On Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Missing Philanthropist Guma Aguiar Declared Legally Dead

  Guma Aguiar, a Jewish multimillionaire and philanthropist who went missing nearly three years ago while sailing alone in choppy waters off the coast of Florida, was declared legally dead on Thursday. The More...

Lily Bethlehem On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Jews Leaving France, but Not Necessarily for Israel

Some are going to England, others to Montreal and still others to Israel, but one thing is certain; the Jews of France are leaving in droves after the rise in anti-semitism in the country culminating in the More...

JNS On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Survey: Almost 60% of British Jews Believe They Have No Future in Europe

Nearly 60 percent of British Jews think they do not have a long-term future in Europe, while nearly half of British adults hold some type of anti-Semitic sentiment, according to two surveys released by the More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

HarperCollins Recalls Israel-Free Map, but Resentment Runs Deep

HarperCollins tried to remove Israel from the map, and now the entire map will be removed. That is good news for those who expressed outrage against Collins Middle East Atlas, designed for Middle Eastern children, More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

English Soccer Team Owner Goes on Anti-Semitic Rant

Calls continue for the owner of England’s Wigan Athletic Football Club, Dave Whelan, to sell the team because of his ant-Semitic rants, this in spite of his recent apology. Whelan also made disparaging More...

Tibi Singer On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Church of England Vicar Denies Tehran ‘Anti-Semitic Hate-Fest’ He Attended Was So Bad

  The Board of Deputies of British Jews has accused Anglican Vicar Rev Dr Stephen Sizer from Surrey of supporting an “anti-Semitic hate-fest” by speaking at the Second “New Horizon” festival in Tehran More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, September 1st, 2014

Nearly 4, 000 in London Protest Against Anti-Semitism

It is not exactly news nowadays that anti-Semitism is on the rise. This usually happens when Israel launches a military campaign, but the attacks against Jews are showing a disturbing trend of having no relation More...

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