A Labour Parliamentary candidate has been shouted down with anti-Semitic abuse at a public hustling in Bradford.
An audience member cried out “Jew, Jew, Jew!” after Labour’s Naz Shah criticised Israel, but confirmed she backed the nation’s right to exist.
Ms Shah, who was last year suspended from the Labour Party for anti-Semitism, said she was “on the record for challenging Israel, for challenging illegal settlements and continuing to do that…”
Labour Party Suspend Blog Writer Over Emma Barnett Anti-Semitism Allegations
The Labour Party has suspended one of its members over allegations of anti-Semitism, following the slew of abuse thrown at a BBC presenter after a car-crash interview with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.
BBC Radio 4 Women’s Hour Presenter Emma Barnett was inundated with abuse on Twitter by Corbyn supporters on Tuesday, following an interview in which the Labour leader had to look up details of his party’s manifesto on his iPad.