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Neo-Nazi gave out internet abuse tips in campaign against Luciana Berger

A neo-Nazi website based in the US is behind a co-ordinated campaign of antisemitic abuse targeting Britain’s youngest Jewish MP, the JC can reveal.

The site provides a user guide to harassing Luciana Berger and has created offensive images to be shared by internet trolls and sent to her via social media sites.

It carries a series of “dos and don’ts” for those who intend to abuse Ms Berger. The site advises trolls not to “call for violence, threaten the Jew b—h in any way. Seriously, don’t do that”.

But it goes on to encourage calling her “a Jew, call her a Jew … Continue Reading

MP attacks Israel supporters as ‘virtually invisible’

A fundamental revolution in pro-Israel campaigning is required following the parliamentary vote to recognise Palestine as an independent state.

That is the view of Conservative MP Robert Halfon, who challenged the Jewish community to take a radical look at how it co-ordinates support for Israel.

Pro-Palestinian activists had left Israel supporters standing in their use of social media, he believed.

Mr Halfon was one of the few pro-Israel politicians who spoke during the debate in the House of Commons last week. But as a parliamentary private secretary to the Chancellor George Osborne, he was forced to abstain – rules prevent MPs holding government … Continue Reading

Ex-Tory minister Sir Alan Duncan launches stinging attack on ‘extremist’ Israel

Former International Development Minister Alan Duncan has launched a blistering attack on the Israeli government’s settler policy, comparing it to Argentina’s invasion of the Falkland Islands and Saddam Hussein’s claim to Kuwait.

The situation in Hebron in the West Bank was akin to apartheid and supporters of settlements were “extremists”, he said.

In a keynote speech at the Royal United Services Institute in London, Sir Alan said Israel was “relentlessly” building illegally on Palestinian land, breaking international law and obstructing the peace process.

He said many Israeli settlers were “state-supported militia” and cited a “wicked cocktail” of occupation and annexation which brought shame … Continue Reading