British Jews attacked for pro-Gaza solidarity + WSWS interviews protesters in London

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By Emily Dugan
The Independent
Sunday, 18 January 2009

British Jews have been attacked for expressing support for Palestinians suffering under Israeli military strikes in Gaza. Police confirmed yesterday that they have provided protection to a number of people believed to be victims of UK-based Zionist extremists angered by expressions of solidarity with Palestinians.

Israel’s assault on Gaza has prompted a rise in anti-Semitic attacks in Britain, with more than 150 incidents reported by the Community Security Trust (CST), an organisation for the protection of Jews. But the past two weeks have also seen aggression within the Jewish community towards those sympathetic to the plight of Gaza.

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WSWS interviews protesters in London

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The WSWS interviewed demonstrators at the demonstration against the Israeli assault on Gaza in Trafalgar Square in London on Saturday, January 17.

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Racism Against Jews Is Not Acceptable

Frost over the World: Israel’s war on Gaza + Norman Gary Finkelstein on Gaza crisis

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Muslim & Jewish women: Vigil & speakout against slaughter in Gaza

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2 thoughts on “British Jews attacked for pro-Gaza solidarity + WSWS interviews protesters in London

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  2. This just underscores the hijacking of the Jewish faith by the extremist political Zionist movement.

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