6 November 2023: Speech by David Rosenberg at the “Braverman out. Stop the Hate. Unity not Division” protest event on Saturday 4th November 2023, organised by a coalition of groups initiated by Stand Up To Racism. Photo: Dave Gilchrist
28 October 2023: Statement by the Jewish Socialists’ Group – updated 28th October 2023
17 October 2023: We have collected some resources respondng to the shocking events in Gaza, Israel and the West Bank which we think will help people understand, express their views and feelings, and take action to end the siege and avert further atrocities.
13 October 2023: Statement by the Jewish Socialists’ Group, updated 12th October 2023
8 October 2023: Statement from the Jewish Socialists' Group
24 September 2023: Yom Kippur begins on the evening of 24 of September 2023 (5784 in the Jewish calendar).
15 September 2023: Wishing all our comrades, supporters and friends a better and sweeter world for the many, not the few, in the coming year.
20 August 2023: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement on the Illegal Immigration Act
30 July 2023: “We’ll meet under the dome of the dictatorship” says Ghassan Monayer to Israeli Jews who talk to him about the mass protests in Israel. Ruth Lukom reports
21 June 2023: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement 75 years after the arrival in Britain of the Empire Windrush
11 May 2023: He used every means, including his own life, to persuade the Allied powers to take extraordinary action to save the remaining Jews in Poland, but they had other priorities.
26 January 2023: David Rosenberg was on the Holocaust Memorial Day panel organised by Stand Up To Racism on 24th January 2023. He gave this powerful speech on behalf of the Jewish Socialists' Group, pointing not only to the direct perpetrators but to the states, governments, professionals and politicians who enabled them to commit mass industrialised murder
22 October 2022: David Rosenberg spoke on behalf of the Jewish Socialists' Group at the International Conference on Racism and Fascism organised by Stand Up to Racism on 15th October. Here is his speech.
3 October 2022: Yom Kippur 5783 – 2022
22 September 2022: Julia Bard reviews Antony Lerman's new book, a detailed account of the prolonged and determined attempt to change the generally understood meaning of antisemitism
7 September 2022: David Landau, of the Jewish Socialists' Group National Committee speaks out against the Tories racist deportation plans
17 June 2022: The Jewish Socialists’ Group made its own contribution to the Week of Action organised through the Solidarity Knows No Borders network, with a protest outside the Daily Mail.
14 May 2022: A lively and diverse Jewish Bloc participated in London's End Apartheid – Free Palestine! demonstration on 14th May 2022
23 April 2022: More than 50 people took part in the Jewish Socialists' Group’s annual Secular Socialist Seder, held online on the last night of Passover
20 April 2022: from the Jewish Socialists' Group
19 April 2022: Remembering the resistance on both sides of the wall
31 March 2022: Today, it is the funeral of our friend and comrade David Kessel, a Jewish Socialists’ Group member in the East End, and a generous supporter, who died on 8th March 2022 at the age of 74.
22 March 2022: There was a good group marching with us in the Jewish Bloc on last Saturday's demonstration for the International Day Against Racism. Here is the text of the leaflet we handed out which included our statement on anti-racism and our position on Ukraine.
13 March 2022: As the world looks elsewhere, we've gathered some news and other updates from social media on another independent state fighting for recognition and being bombed and brutalised by its heavily militarised neighbour.
14 February 2022: Jewish Socialists' Group statement
28 January 2022: A battle is being waged over who is permitted to tell our history and who owns our memories.
27 January 2022: Collective action, resistance and the creation of memory, knowledge and hope are the themes of this talk given by David Rosenberg at Stand Up To Racism’s 2022 Holocaust Memorial Day event
22 July 2021: The Ten Plagues are part of the Passover story. What are the plagues on society today? Our film outlines them.
21 July 2021: As Euro 2020 so forcefully reminded us - "the beautiful game" is awash with racism. But it isn't just the ugly outpourings of Tory MPs, newspapers and individuals.
17 June 2021: Message of solidarity to the owners of The Pink Peacock café
9 May 2021: The JSG fully supports this statement. We too "stand with Palestinians facing violence and displacement."
12 April 2023: The plague of modern slavery
25 March 2023: David Rosenberg celebrates a rebel with a righteous cause
18 March 2023: On Saturday 18th March 2023,the JSG will join a Jewish Bloc on a mass protest against all racism and in support of refugees under attack from government ministers and mobs incited by fascists
13 March 2023: A Jewish Socialists' Group statement
12 February 2023: Hot off the computer – a new pamphlet from the Jewish Socialists' Group on the Jewish Workers' Bund!
1 November 2022: Join us this Saturday along with the Peoples' Assembly, trade unions, environmentalists and every citizen who is affected by the economic chaos caused by this government.
25 September 2022: This Rosh Hashona we think of how to create a new, brighter future.
10 August 2022: An emergency demonstration has been called by Palestine Solidarity and other groups today (Wednesday 10th August 2022) at 6pm.
26 May 2022: Remembering George Floyd, murdered two years ago this week
8 February 2022: A chance to see the Holocaust Memorial Day presentation that went ahead despite attempts to block it
20 December 2021: During the election campaign in Chile, the Diana Arón Jewish Collective made this statement in support of the leftist candidate Gabriel Boric, and against an authoritarian regression
28 November 2021: This is the speech made on behalf of the Jewish Socialists' Group by Dave Landau at the Don’t Let Them Drown – Refugees Welcome Emergency Solidarity Protest in London on 27th November 2021
5 November 2021: Many organisations and individuals have condemned the Israeli government's designation of six Palestinian human rights organisations as "terrorist" The TUC's strong statement is supported by many of the UK's biggest trade unions and the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) statement outlines in detail the implications for others supporting the work of the six, and why prominent Israeli government figures have an interest in silencing them.
27 October 2021: Three years since the murderous antisemitic attack at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. Reprinted from Bend the Arc: Jewish Action
4 October 2021: We did what Mosley failed to do – marched with pride along Cable Street!
25 September 2021: Cable Street 85th Anniversary march and rally. Assemble 1pm Junction of Cable Street, Leman Street and Dock Street. Marching to the Cable Street Mural/St George’s Gardens.
14 September 2021: Ending climate change requires a socialist solution
8 June 2021: International vigils to mark the violence and ethnic cleansing perpetrated against the Roma population of Kosovo to be held on 13th June 2021
27 May 2021: A statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group
20 May 2021: Statement by the Jewish Socialists’ Group
17 May 2021: The Jewish Bloc at the Free Palestine demonstration
11 May 2021: Jewish Socialists' Group statement
2 April 2021: On 5th April the Israeli Supreme Court will decide the case for the forcible eviction of the 18-member Palestinian Sumarin family from their home in Silwan, East Jerusalem, located directly below the Old City.
18 March 2021: Jewish Socialists stand by our Romani and Traveller Sisters and brothers against persecution
8 March 2021: Celebrating all the inspirational, ordinary and extraordinary women
12 February 2021: The verdict against two Holocaust historians in a libel trial has chimed with sinister actions by the Polish state, which are encouraging more open expressions of antisemitism. David Rosenberg reports
26 January 2021: Sage – one of the many private care homes across the country – runs a Jewish Care home in Golders Green. Covid-19 has placed intolerable burdens on staff as they deal with the suffering and deaths of residents who had become friends and unable to call on the support of the residents’ families.
26 January 2021: The Jewish Socialists’ Group was very pleased to be represented at “Never Again” the Holocaust Memorial Day online event, hosted by Stand Up To Racism
21 January 2021: A full programme of events across the world to celebrate a people with no borders
30 December 2020: A chance to catch up with this wonderful evening of ideas, discussion, exploration and culture held in mid-December. Click on the link at the end of the article to watch the recording.
28 November 2020: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement
31 July 2020: Sunday 2nd August is Roma Holocaust Day and there will be a Holocaust Commemoration organised by United Roma Network at 12 noon at Parliament Square followed by a march to Europe House. Our speaker, David Landau, cannot travel safely to the commemoration on public transport due to the coronavirus risk, but his speech will be read out and we hope other JSG members and friends will be able to get there safely to convey our solidarity.
5 June 2020: Statement by the Jewish Socialists’ Group
15 May 2020: Jewish Socialists' Group statement on Nakba Day/Israeli Independence Day 2020
9 April 2020: A Passover message from the Jewish Socialists’ Group
31 January 2020: Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group
31 January 2020: Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group
30 December 2019: The pavement in Hampstead was crammed with people who gathered in solidarity with the targets of a spate of antisemitic graffiti
22 November 2019: Statement by Jewish Socialists on the coming UK General Election
29 September 2019: The Jewish Socialists' Group wishes everyone a Happy New Year.
16 September 2019: The Israeli General Election September 2019
24 July 2019: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement on Boris Johnson becoming Prime Minister
22 July 2019: The new issue of the magazine is back from the printers and is selling fast
3 June 2019: Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group
13 April 2019: Jewish Socialists head to Poland to unite with anti-fascists
5 March 2019: Please join us. On Saturday 16th March the Jewish Bloc will meet at the corner of Curzon Street and Park Lane, London W1K 1RB from 11.45am - 12.15pm, and will then join the rally/march.
25 January 2019: Statement by Jewish Voice for Labour and the Jewish Socialists' Group
21 January 2019
7 November 2018: On this anniversary of the terrifying 1938 attack on Jews across Nazi Germany, fascism is on the march again and we need to find new and powerful ways to resist, starting on 17th November
28 October 2018: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement on the attack against the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday 27th October 2018, when the congregation had gathered for the weekly service.
2 September 2018
25 July 2018: Statement by Jewish Socialists’ Group
8 July 2018: Details for the Jewish Bloc on 13th July at the Trump Protests and on 14th July at the anti-fascist protests
16 June 2018: The Jewish Socialists' Group is pleased to be one of the four Jewish organisations that endorsed this letter, signed by many prominent academics and others, which was published in The Guardian on 15th June 2018
4 June 2018
15 May 2018: 15th May 2018 5:30 - 7pm Opposite 10 Downing Street, London
18 April 2018: Statement by the Jewish Socialists’ Group
26 March 2018: Jewish Socialists’ Group statement
27 January 2018: Kevin Ovenden charts how the birthplace of the Greek working-class and socialist movement has come to be riven by the far right and rabid nationalist forces.
27 January 2018: On Holocaust Memorial Day, David Rosenberg looks back on his recent visit to the most notorious of the Nazi death camps and reflects on the collision of the past and an increasingly racist present
6 December 2017
29 November 2017: Jewish Socialists' Group statement
20 October 2017: This weekend marks the anniversary of the formation of the Bund – largest and most significant Jewish socialist movement that has existed.
4 October 2017: Dr Moshe Machover – a lifelong Israeli socialist, anti-racist and anti-imperialist, who has lived in Britain since 1968 – has been expelled from the Labour Party.
30 July 2017: Statement by the JSG on the uses and abuses of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance “definition” of antisemitism
29 June 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group and jewdas are organising a Jewish Bloc to march together on 1st July on the national demonstration in London to get rid of this vicious Conservative government.
1 June 2017: The Jewish Socialists’ Group is urging all its members and supporters to campaign in every way they can for a victory for the Labour Party on 8th June under Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.
28 March 2017: Two days after the atrocity in Westminster on 22nd March 2017, in which four people were killed and many more injured, David Rosenberg sent a message on behalf of the JSG to be read out at a Unity Vigil at Downing Street, organised by Stand Up To Racism
22 February 2017: Speech given by Julia Bard of the Jewish Socialists' Group at the Stop Trump rally 20/2/17 at Parliament Square