This week, Scotland will vote on whether to become an independent country or continue more than three centuries of union with England. Most Scottish Jew are hoping the United Kingdom will out.
The number of calls to an anti-Semitism hotline in the United Kingdom have jumped nearly fivefold since the beginning of Israel’s conflict with Gaza.
Israel’s ambassador to the United Kingdom visited a city whose representative to Parliament declared an “Israel-free zone.”
The largest supermarket chain in the United Kingdom has announced that it will cease to sell products sourced in the West Bank by September.
As the Open Hillel movement picks up steam on American campuses, British Jews are asking: Does Israel advocacy on campus exclude liberal Zionist and anti-Zionist students?
Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner, Senior Rabbi to the Movement for Reform Judaism in the UK, talks to the Forward about the struggle to engage young British Jews.
Actress Helena Bonham Carter and Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis were among those chosen for the new British Holocaust Commission.
It’s been three weeks since soccer star Nicolas Anelka flashed the anti-Semitic ‘quenelle’ gesture. British Jews are asking: Why hasn’t he been punished?
British Jews have just selected a new chief rabbi. Keith Kahn-Harris argues that the post is no longer needed — and explains why it doesn’t exist on this side of the pond.