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Jeremy Corbyn

On Tuesday, Britain’s Labour party adopted the working definition of anti-Semitism that prevails across the civilized world. But don’t break out the champagne and party...
Jeremy Corbyn

Can a right-wing American writer help spark a resistance movement inside the U.K. Labour party? Probably not. But these aren’t ordinary times. There is a...
Jeremy Corbyn

It is as if Richard Nixon had lost the 1972 presidential election—and not to George McGovern but to Gus Hall. British PM Theresa May called a...
Jeremy Corbyn

The two most direct and visible effects of the Brexit vote have been a financial shock and a political implosion. Post-Brexit economic instability is the...
anti-Zionism

We didn’t have to wait for the results of the independent inquiry into charges of anti-Semitism promised by the head of Britain’s Labour Party to...
anti-Semitism

It is hard to believe, but since the middle of last week, Britain’s news cycle has been dominated by an anti-Semitism scandal. That story has...
jeremy corbyn

For anyone concerned with Jew hatred, the story of growing anti-Semitism on the left is old. Only, right now in Britain that story has suddenly...
Anti-Semitism

Jonathan Neumann and I have written about allegations of anti-Semitism within the Oxford University Labour Club (OULC). It’s co-chair, Alex Chalmers, resigned after the club...
Jeremy Corbyn

I am currently visiting the United Kingdom where all the talk is of the likelihood that the Labour Party is about to select Jeremy Corbyn,...
Jeremy Corbyn

Voting is now underway in the UK Labor Party primary, with the first postal ballots dispatched today. In the wake of the party’s abysmal general...

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak’s decision to break away from the Labor Party and form his own centrist faction is a boost to Prime Minister...

Jonathan noted yesterday that foreign critics are outraged by Israel’s passage of a law this week mandating referenda on certain types of territorial concessions. But...