Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group on Britain First, the Jewish community and anti-Muslim racism
Edinburgh comedy raises thousands of pounds for Gaza
David Rosenberg represented the JSG at the meeting organised by Unite Against Fascism on 29th January 2015, at the House of Commons, called: "After France - no to fascism, antisemitism, Islamophobia – defend civil liberties"
jewdas trip to Spain!
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the deportation and mass murder of Armenians in Turkey. The word genocide had not yet been coined, but the word Holocaust in its modern sense was first used of what the Armenian people went through. It was not the first such crime against humanity, and as we know,not the last. But Armenians are still waiting for acknowledgement.
Mike Marqusee, our friend and comrade, died peacefully on 13 January 2015, aged 61. The funeral will be on Tuesday 20 January, 2pm – 3.45pm at St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road, Finchley, London N2 0RZ.
'En Hommage a Pierre Ghenassia', commemorating a young Jewish communist who died in Algeria's struggle for independence, was first published in the Algerian daily 'El Watan' in 2008. The writer, Mohammed Rebah, quotes a veteran liberation fighter who paying tribute to Ghenassia, said he wanted to answer those who claimed there was an inevitable antagonism between those of different religious origins.
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The Jewish Socialists’ Group is a campaigning organisation which fights for freedom and equality. We are active on issues that affect the Jewish community, other minorities and oppressed groups, and the wider labour movement.
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