Jonathan Arkush: Nicola Sturgeon has taken ‘tangible steps’ on antisemitism
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has taken “tangible steps” against antisemitism, according to Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush.
Board of Deputies warns against unintended consequences as Government launches consultation on organ donation
“Saving life is one of the most important values in Judaism. On behalf of the UK Jewish community we support means to increase organ donation and relieve suffering.
However, today’s Government consultation on presumed consent risks counterproductive and unintended consequences.
Board of Deputies: “Recognising the truth of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital should ease the path to peace”
Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush and Senior Vice President Richard Verber have welcomed the decision of the United States to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
‘Grave concern’ over Trump’s Britain First retweets
Board of Deputies Vice President Marie van der Zyl has condemned President Donald Trump’s retweets of videos posted by Britain First Deputy Leader Jayda Fransen.
Supreme Court President Lady Hale launches Board of Deputies Family Life and Customs booklet
President of the Supreme Court Lady Hale this week spoke at the launch of the Board of Deputies’ booklet, Jewish Family Life and Customs: a Practical Guide.