Jackie Walker removed as Momentum vice chairwoman in anti-Semitism row



Controversial Labour figure Jackie Walker has been removed from her position as vice chairwoman of pro-Jeremy Corbyn campaign group Momentum after making controversial comments about anti-Semitism at a party training event.
Leaked footage showed the outspoken campaigner saying she had not found a definition of anti-Semitism she could "work with".
The footage also showed her questioning why Holocaust Memorial Day was not more wide-ranging to include other genocides.
Labour suspended her from the party last week over the comments.
Momentum's steering committee voted seven-three to... read more

 
4 October 2016 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 29
Source: Batley News
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