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Subject Weekly update from Campaign Against Antisemitism
Date July 12, 2020 4:01 PM
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** Police officer charged with being member of the banned neo-Nazi terrorist group National Action
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Friday, 10th July, 15:55

A police officer has been charged with being a member of the banned neo-Nazi terrorist group National Action. Benjamin Hannam, 21, has been suspended from duty in the Metropolitan Police following an investigation by the Metropolitan Police’s Counter Terrorism Command. Mr Hannam will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court in August. It is alleged that he belonged […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Audible removes antisemitic books from offer after CAA draws them to attention of advertisers on the website
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Friday, 10th July, 15:54

Audible, the online audio book store, has removed antisemitic books from offer after CAA draws them to attention of advertisers on the website. Booktrust, the nation’s largest children’s reading charity, was being advertised on the website alongside audio book titles such as “Jewish-Zionist Warmongering”. After Campaign Against Antisemitism drew Booktrust’s attention to this use of its brand, […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** After Leader of Sandwell Council resigns over antisemitism allegations following CAA pressure, another Labour councillor’s record comes under the spotlight
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Friday, 10th July, 15:52

Another Labour councillor on Sandwell Council has been revealed to have a record of problematic remarks. Although Cllr John Edwards says on his Twitter biography that he is “allergic to bigots”, he has described accusations of antisemitism as “smears”, called criticism of the disgraced then-Labour MP Chris Williamson a “smear campaign”, described the International Definition of […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Fashion brand SHEIN apologises for selling swastika necklace
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Friday, 10th July, 15:04

The fashion brand, SHEIN, has apologised for selling a swastika necklace. Following criticism from fashion influencer Marissa Casey Grossman and others, the “metal swastika pendant necklace”, retailing at $2.50, was removed from sale. In a statement, the brand said: “SHEIN was not selling a Nazi swastika pendant, the necklace is a Buddhist swastika which has symbolised spirituality […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** “Die Jewish” graffiti in Birmingham removed by alliance of Jewish and Muslim women
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Thursday, 9th July, 15:25

An inspiring alliance of Jewish and Muslim women in Birmingham removed antisemitic graffiti found in the city reading “Die Jewish”. The group, determined to show that its members and their communities were “stronger together”, removed the graffiti found on a brick wall in Billesley, transforming it into a rainbow. A local resident discovered the spray […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** After CAA pressure, Leader of Sandwell Council is suspended by Labour and resigns from her position
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Thursday, 9th July, 14:02

After pressure from Campaign Against Antisemitism, the Leader of Sandwell Council has been suspended by the Labour Party pending an investigation and has resigned from her leadership role. Cllr Yvonne Davies is being investigated by the Party over tweets she sent in 2018, one of which promoted a petition calling for a parliamentary debate over whether Israel has an […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** TikTok removes videos featuring song lyrics “We’re going on a trip to a place called Auschwitz, it’s shower time”, but only after its own algorithm meant they were viewed over 6.5 million times
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Wednesday, 8th July, 16:57

TikTok, the popular social media video platform, has reportedly removed numerous videos that promoted a sickening antisemitic song, but only after its own algorithm ensured that they were viewed over 6.5 million times. The song included the words “We’re going on a trip to a place called Auschwitz, it’s shower time” and apparently appeared on the platform […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** “This is how ‘Zionists’ get dehumanised in progressive spaces”: A Jewish activist bravely reveals how casual antisemitism persists in some social justice circles
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Wednesday, 8th July, 16:17

A Jewish activist has bravely revealed on Twitter how casual antisemitism persists in some social justice circles. Adam Ma’anit, a writer, activist and former co-editor of the New Internationalist, has described the casual antisemitism he faced on his first day at a new job, demonstrating that quiet forms of prejudice against Jews persist even when they do […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** “F*** Yids” found daubed on telephone box in Stamford Hill
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Wednesday, 8th July, 15:55

The phrase “F*** Yids” has been found daubed on a telephone box in Stamford Hill. The antisemitic graffiti was discovered inside the phone booth outside Stamford Hill Library, Portland Ave, London N16 6SB. The graffiti was reported by Stamford Hill Shomrim, the Jewish volunteer neighbourhood watch patrol. If you have any more information, please contact […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Labour councillor quits Party to defend herself against antisemitism accusations, leaving Crawley Borough Council with no overall control
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Wednesday, 8th July, 15:44

A Labour councillor has reportedly resigned from the Party in order to defend herself against antisemitism accusations, leaving Crawley Borough Council with no overall control. Karen Sudan will now sit as an independent on both West Sussex County Council and Crawley Borough Council, leaving Labour and the Conservatives with seventeen councillors each on Crawley Borough Council, such that […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Conservative MP Chris Green apologises for retweeting poem referencing ‘Rothschilds’ and ‘New World Order’
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Wednesday, 8th July, 11:53

The Conservative backbench MP Chris Green has apologised for retweeting a poem referencing ‘Rothschilds’ and ‘New World Order’. Mr Green, the MP for Bolton West, earlier retweeted and then deleted a video in which the controversial comedian Chris McGlade reads a poem called “The Right to Hate”. The poem is dedicated to “all those globalists out there” and […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Steve Reed apologises for “puppet-master” tweet hours after Sir Keir Starmer said he would speak to him
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Monday, 6th July, 14:48

Steve Reed MP has apologised for tweeting that a Jewish millionaire was a “puppet-master” hours after Sir Keir Starmer announced this morning that he would speak to his Shadow Communities Secretary about the matter. On 4th July, Mr Reed tweeted “Is millionaire former porn-baron Desmond the puppet-master for the entire Tory cabinet? @Robert Jenrick @PritiPatel”. The tweet […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Waterstones to remove all books by antisemitic hate preacher David Icke
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Monday, 6th July, 14:23

Waterstones has announced that it will remove from sale all books by the conspiracy theorist and antisemitic hate preacher David Icke. The bookseller reportedly made the announcement after one of Mr Icke’s books, titled ‘Everything You Wanted to Know But Have Never Been Told’, was found at a branch in Southport in a section marked “alternative […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Antisemite Gilad Atzmon condemns Google for deleting Youtube channel of convicted French antisemite Dieudonné M’bala M’bala
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Monday, 6th July, 13:16

The antisemite Gilad Atzmon has condemned Google for deleting the Youtube channel of the convicted French antisemite Dieudonné M’bala M’bala. Mr M’bala M’bala, generally known simply as Dieudonné, is a French comedian and political activist who has been convicted for hate speech and advocating terrorism, among other offences, in France and Belgium. His Youtube channel […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** Nigel Farage condemned over repeated use of conspiratorial language popular on the far-right
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Monday, 6th July, 13:10

Nigel Farage has been condemned over his repeated use of conspiratorial language popular in far-right circles. Mr Farage, the leader of the Brexit Party, has recently made reference to “unelected globalists shaping the public’s lives based on secret recommendations from the big banks” and, commenting on the Black Lives Matter movement, has said that it is funded […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])




** All eyes on Sir Keir Starmer after Steve Reed tweets and deletes reference to Jewish millionaire as “puppet-master” amid calls for his resignation by leading Tory backbencher
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Monday, 6th July, 11:22

Steve Reed MP tweeted a reference to a Jewish billionaire as a “puppet-master” before deleting the tweet, and now all eyes are on Sir Keir Starmer in anticipation of his response. Mr Reed, the Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, tweeted on 4th July: “Is millionaire former porn-baron Desmond the puppet-master for the […] Continue reading ([link removed][UNIQID])


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