Jewish Labour Movement (@JewishLabour )

Jewish Labour Movement

Bio Jewish community in the Labour Party. Labour Movement in the Jewish community. Est 1903, affiliated in 1920. Supporters of @HavodaParty and @meretzparty.
Location UK & Israel
Tweets 4,8K
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Following 1,2K
Account created 14-10-2009 22:32:04
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iPhone : Solidarity to the Chinese community who are facing a huge rise in racism at this time. Sarah Owen MP is doing fantastic work to highlight this issue and hold those spreading hate accountable, watch this video 👇 twitter.com/hopenothate/st…

iPhone : The meeting was constructive and l was very pleased to take part in the conversation moving forward together with JLM and other colleagues twitter.com/JewishLabour/s…

Twitter Web App : "It was a moment of relief when he used his victory speech to promise that he would root out antisemitism but my relief at his words are coupled with my faith that they will be matched with actions"

JLM Vice Chair Ruth Smeeth on Keir Starmer's election
bit.ly/2UMmrMF

iPhone : There is a huge job of work to do to change the culture of the Labour Party and root out anti-Jewish hatred but Keir Starmer has shown already that he wants to do it. blogs.timesofisrael.com/with-keir-star…

Twitter Web App : Such important news

We might be over the worst of it but there’s still such a long way to go before Labour is a safe space for Jews again

Please support us in this fight by joining Jewish Labour Movement - jewishlabour.uk/membership twitter.com/ruthsmeeth/sta…

Twitter Web App : #OTD 1938. Labours Manny Shinwell slaps the Tory MP Commander Bower over anti-semitic remark in the Commons.

It came after Bower told him to ‘Go back to Poland!’ during a debate on the Spanish civil war

How the ‘undignified incident’ was reported….

iPhone : “Changing the culture will take months + years not days + weeks, but it’s something that can only take place within the context of zero tolerance at all levels of the Party – from its leadership to its members”

Our National Organiser Rebecca Filer ahead of a new Labour leader 👇 twitter.com/jewishnewsuk/s…

iPhone : “Like with Jeremy Corbyn, the next Labour leader will be judged by their actions and not their words.”

Our Parliamentary Chair Margaret Hodge writes looking back at Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership and forward to what a new leader must do👇
thejc.com/comment/commen…

iPhone : Can’t believe this was a year ago.

Thanks again to Gordon for his steadfast solidarity and support for JLM, our members and true anti-racist Labour values.

As Labour is about to elect a new Leader, show your solidarity by joining us: jewishlabour.uk

Gordon & Sarah Brown twitter.com/jewishlabour/s…

Twitter Web App : A year on from Gordon Brown's powerful intervention, antisemitism in the Labour Party persists.

There will be a new Labour leader on 4 April and it's vital that action is taken.

Join us today, like Gordon & Sarah Brown, and help us build a better Labour Party jewishlabour.uk/membership twitter.com/hopenothate/st…

iPhone : 🚨 Leadership ballot deadlines 🚨

🗳️ The deadline to cast your ballot for Labour's leader and deputy leader is 12pm on 2 April.

🗳️ If you haven't received your ballot, you can request a reissue at labour.org.uk/reissue.

🗳️ Still having problems? Get in contact with us!

Twitter Web App : 'Corbyn did nothing. His response to every plea; to every heart-breaking testimony of another Jewish activist being hounded was the trite, emotionless and hollow: “I oppose all forms of racism”.'

Spot on from Ruth Smeeth. twitter.com/JewishLabour/s…

iPhone : “Those who stayed did so because we couldn’t condemn our party to the clutches of conspiratorial racists. A job that should now be easier as Corbyn’s leadership ends”

👏 ⁦Ruth Smeeth⁩, well said politicshome.com/news/article/j…

iPhone : “While our position on Brexit cost us votes, the unresolved crisis of antisemitism nearly cost us our soul”

Our Vice Chair and former Parliamentary Chair Ruth Smeeth writes about Jeremy Corbyn’s legacy as we approach the end of his tenure as Labour leader
bit.ly/3dEUBcU