Episode #13 (Critique of Labour anti-semitism & Tory Islamophobia)

Omar and Tom discuss the anti-semitism “crisis” which has enveloped the Labour Party in the last few months. Is there evidence of institutional racism in the party? What does the empirical evidence show us? What does Zionism mean for Palestinians? Parallels with the US and pro Palestinian politicians like Ilhan Omar? Tory Islamophobia Media coverage […]

Episode #05 (Jewish Voice for Labour, Antisemitism, Balfour Declaration, Theatre Production – My Name Is Rachel Corrie)

In this week’s episode we talk to Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi from the new progressive Jewish organisation, Jewish Voice for LabourĀ about the following issues: Part 1 The origins of Jewish Voice for Labour, the challenges it faces and the key aims for the organisation (http://www.jvl.org.uk). Antisemitism: A very real problem in our society but do false accusations […]