Board of Deputies condemns rocket attacks against Israel
Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl has reacted to rocket attacks on Israel launched from Gaza.
Jewish community responds to Jeremy Corbyn’s ill-conceived Guardian article
Post Sabbath, Jewish organisations can now respond to Jeremy Corbyn’s ill-timed and ill-conceived Guardian article on Labour’s antisemitism problem. Once again Mr Corbyn, of all people, has chosen to lecture Jews on antisemitism.
Marie van der Zyl condemns ‘shameful’ Labour response on antisemitism
Marie van der Zyl, President of the Board of Deputies, said: “Even by Labour’s low standards, the last few days since the unprecedented joint banner headline by our community’s leading newspapers have been utterly shameful.
Board of Deputies ‘appalled’ over proposed register of Jews who wish to buy kosher meat in Austria
Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl said: “Shechita and Brit Milah are the cornerstones of Jewish life wherever Jews reside. Therefore, I am deeply concerned about the situation regarding religious slaughter
New report finds 25 per cent rise in Jewish births in the past decade
The balance between births and deaths in the Jewish population of the UK has changed dramatically over the past decade, with an excess of birth over deaths driving up the overall size of the population.