“Jews are not generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest possible price.”
A record 1,078 anti-Semitic crimes were committed in 2016, but only 15 cases were prosecuted.
Jewish leaders in the U.K., where around 25% of the Jewish population is Reform or Masorti (Conservative), condemned the failure of the compromise.
“Antisemitism or hate crime of any kind has no place in our city, where we don’t just tolerate diversity, we respect and celebrate it.”
Voters in heavily-Jewish areas played a key role in preventing one or two wins for the controversial Labour leader — crucial in such a tight race.
The father, who is chaplain to a local police force, said that he was upset at the police for their inability to find the victims or attackers.
Dweck is refusing to back down, despite condemnations from the Sephardic chief rabbi of Israel — who is also his wife’s uncle.
Said one Jewish passerby: “I can’t believe stuff I haven’t heard of, or seen since I was a child is now happening again. It makes me sick.”
Christians United for Israel’s annual “Night to Honour Israel” event was postponed, with a new date not announced.
U.K. Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis said in a statement: “Today’s attack, which targeted the very heart of our democracy in Westminster, will serve only to unite us against the scourge of violence and terrorism.