Invoking the ever-reliable “Israelis are Nazis” meme, former London Mayor Ken Livingstone in hot water for commenting “Hitler supported Zionism” [VIDEO]

Herzog to UK Labour leaders: Visit Yad Vashem, remember what happened to the Jews
by Staff
April 30, 2016

Israel’s opposition leader Isaac Herzog responded furiously Saturday to the ongoing row over anti-Semitism in Britain’s Labour Party, inviting its senior officials to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem for a reminder of the results of anti-Semitism. In a lengthy Facebook post in Hebrew, Herzog, who heads the Zionist Union as well as its senior partner Labor, slammed the “repulsive” comments made Thursday by former London mayor Ken Livingstone, who said that Hitler supported Zionism “before he went mad.” Herzog also castigated Livingstone’s “anti-Semitic colleague” MP Naz Shah. The latter was this week revealed to have posted a message on Facebook in 2014 calling for the dismantling of the State of Israel, and to have post pro-Hamas tweets and compared Israelis to Hitler. Both have been suspended by the party. READ MORE

Given multiple opportunities, Ken Won’t Say Sorry For “Anti-Semitic” Comments

This entry was posted in Israel & Middle East, Jewish, Politics and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.