UK politicians must beware of ‘familiar antisemitic’ attacks, Labour warns

UK politicians must beware of ‘familiar antisemitic’ attacks, Labour warns
 

Britain’s political leaders need to be prepared to police the boundaries between legitimate criticism of the Israeli government and “familiar antisemitic attacks” in the runup to the general election, the shadow foreign secretary, Douglas Alexander, has said.
Speaking as he visited Paris in the wake of the recent shootings by Islamist extremists, Alexander warned of the dangers of allowing antisemitism to fester in “murmurings and mutterings” that are left unchecked.
Alexander said the deep unease felt by French Jews in the wake of the shootings at a kosher supermarket represents a... read more

 
21 January 2015 in Politics, Views: 24
Source: Guardian
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