MY SENSE OF BEING BRITISH/ENGLISH IS ON THE WANE…

Tuesday evening/Wednesday this week was the first Yom Hazikaron (Memorial Day for Israel’s Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism) on which we have had a child in the army, the IDF (not that our eldest is a child any more!!). I feel my Aliyah (my emigration to Israel – 2012), my Israeli identity, more ...

IRAN’S LEADERS ARE PARIAHS – EXCEPT, IT SEEMS, WHEN THEY’RE PLANNING TO WIPE OUT ISRAEL

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I’m sitting here, aghast, though I don’t know why - I read this article (click on link below this paragraph) and the comments that followed. I know that the tentacles of the fake news octopus are global in reach and that they squirt the poison of antisemitism liberally but I never cease to be shocked ...

EQUATING HATRED OF ISRAEL WITH ANTISEMITISM

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Yesterday, 27 September 2017, The (London) Times ('Red Box'/Comments section) published a succinct 'comments'/article by Karen Pollock MBE, Chief Executive of the Holocaust Educational Trust, headed:   'HOW MANY MORE TIMES MUST WE CONDEMN ANTISEMITISM IN LABOUR'   I may be asked by Karen and/or The Times to remove the article from this blog for reasons of copyright  - ...

SILENT, CREEPING ANTISEMITISM…

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Unfortunately, there are many people who believe this vile, antisemitic claptrap:   http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Israel-was-created-by-the-Rothschilds-not-God-Labour-members-post-reads-470013     There's a post going around, a photo of Jacob Rothschild, 'quoting him' as saying, "My family is worth 500 trillion (yes, trillion) dollars, we own nearly every central bank in the world (how can anyone believe that? - sadly, millions do!), we financed both sides ...