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New Leader of UK Labour Party Alarms Jews

Jeremy Corbyn

British Jews are mostly mortified at Jeremy Corbyn’s election to lead the British Labour Party.  This Forward analysis by Liam Hoare explains why, but also suggests that Corbyn is probably more naive than sinister when it comes to antisemitism and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict:  “Why Jeremy Corbyn Scares British Jews So Much.” This contrasts with analyses from David Hirsh, a British sociologist, who identifies with the left, but as the mainstay of the Engage online …

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