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: 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: Events across the world to celebrate a people with no borders
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.
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
5 February 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group marched in a Jewish bloc on the protest against Trump's anti-Muslim travel ban on 4th February 2017. Here is the text of the leaflet we handed out.
4 February 2017: A week after Holocaust Memorial Day (when Donald Trump failed to mention the Jewish victims), and in the expectation of an imminent visit from Netanyahu to Britain, hundreds of Jewish people speak for the majority of Jews in signing an advert opposing the Occupation of Palestine.
23 January 2017: Please sign up to show your support for the UN Security Council Resolution 2334 against Israeli settlements
18 January 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group has joined other Jewish organisations that work for justice for Palestine in endorsing the following statement.
4 January 2017: A statement to progressive Jewish groups locally and internationally from the Jewish Socialists’ Group in Britain
The election of Donald Trump and the rush to congratulate him by Britain’s Jewish community “leader”
12 November 2016: A statement from the Jewish Socialists’ Group
17 October 2016: Tory-dominated Select Committee looks in wrong direction to see threats to minorities in Britain today, say Jewish Socialists
10 June 2016: The Jewish Socialists' Group has submitted this document to the Inquiry set up by Jeremy Corbyn in response to the accusations that the Labour Party is a hotbed of antisemitism. As an organisation with decades of experience of fighting racism and antisemitism alongside other minority communities, we believe we are well placed to add clarity and make recommendations to the Inquiry and wish them luck in reaching constructive outcomes.
28 April 2016: From the Jewish Socialists’ Group
10 September 2015: National Day of Action Saturday 12th September, London. Marble Arch to Parliament Square,
30 June 2015: Israeli forces have once again seized a boat and crew with civilian aid for the people of Gaza. Among those they have taken is Dror Feiler, chair of European Jews for Just Peace (EJJP). The Jewish Socialists' Group in Britain is affiliated to EJJP, and has endorsed this statement.
4 June 2015: a report on recent Conway Hall meeting paying tribute to Mike Marqusee, who died at beginning of this year.
15 February 2015: jewdas trip to Spain!
2 February 2015: Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group on Britain First, the Jewish community and anti-Muslim racism
18 January 2015: 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.
19 November 2014: Australian Jewish Democratic Society questions Jewish National Fund's "green" credentials and says the "charity" is engaged in ethnic cleansing.
2 November 2014: Jewish Socialists' Group meeting At The Wesley (MIC), 81-103 Euston Street Street, London NW1 2EZ (nearest tubes Euston and Euston Square)
8 July 2014: This resolution was adopted by the JSG's annual general meeting held on Sunday, July 6, 2014