Thousands sign open letter urging Long Bailey to reverse commitment to Board of Deputies' pledges

THOUSANDS of people are calling on Rebecca Long Bailey to oppose the 10 pledges advocated by the Board of Deputies of British Jews (BoD) over fears that they seek to censor criticism of Israel.

By the time the Star went to print more than 3,500 people had signed an open letter declaring the BoD’s intervention to be “an outrageous political interference by an organisation that is overtly hostile to today’s Labour Party and everything it stands for.”

Among the initial...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-01-19 22:26
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