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JfJfP comments


06 May: Tair Kaminer starts her fifth spell in gaol. Send messages of support via Reuven Kaminer

04 May: Against the resort to denigration of Israel’s critics


23 Dec: JfJfP policy statement on BDS

14 Nov: Letter to the Guardian about the Board of Deputies

11 Nov: UK ban on visiting Palestinian mental health workers

20 Oct: letter in the Guardian

13 Sep: Rosh Hashanah greetings

21 Aug: JfJfP on Jeremy Corbyn

29 July: Letter to Evening Standard about its shoddy reporting

24 April: Letter to FIFA about Israeli football

15 April: Letter re Ed Miliband and Israel

11 Jan: Letter to the Guardian in response to Jonathan Freedland on Charlie Hebdo


15 Dec: Chanukah: Celebrating the miracle of holy oil not military power

1 Dec: Executive statement on bill to make Israel the nation state of the Jewish people

25 Nov: Submission to All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism

7 Sept: JfJfP Executive statement on Antisemitism

3 Aug: Urgent disclaimer

19 June Statement on the three kidnapped teenagers

25 April: Exec statement on Yarmouk

28 Mar: EJJP letter in support of Dutch pension fund PGGM's decision to divest from Israeli banks

24 Jan: Support for Riba resolution

16 Jan: EJJP lobbies EU in support of the EU Commission Guidelines, Aug 2013–Jan 2014


29 November: JfJfP, with many others, signs a "UK must protest at Bedouin expulsion" letter

November: Press release, letter to the Times and advert in the Independent on the Prawer Plan

September: Briefing note and leaflet on the Prawer Plan

September: JfJfP/EJJP on the EU guidelines with regard to Israel

14th June: JfJfP joins other organisations in protest to BBC

2nd June: A light unto nations? - a leaflet for distribution at the "Closer to Israel" rally in London

24 Jan: Letter re the 1923 San Remo convention

18 Jan: In Support of Bab al-Shams

17 Jan: Letter to Camden New Journal about Veolia

11 Jan: JfJfP supports public letter to President Obama

Comments in 2012 and 2011



The interparliamentary coalition for combatting antisemitism (ICCA) /2


A report on the Jewish People Policy Planning Institute website:
Responding to mounting signs of a resurgence of aggressive antisemitism in Europe and elsewhere, the British government recently hosted an unusual gathering to discuss ways of fighting the threat. Known as the London Conference on Combating Antisemitism, the mid-February gathering brought together 125 members of parliaments from 40 nations for two days of emotional calls to action, along with scholarly analyses of what speakers called “the new antisemitism.” […]

The interparliamentary coalition for combatting antisemitism (ICCA) /1


Dear Lord Malloch-Brown

You face an important challenge tomorrow when you address the second day of the inaugural conference of the interparliamentary coalition for combatting antisemitism (ICCA), which the FCO is hosting in London…
It’s disappointing that the conference agenda appears to fudge the vexed question of the link between criticism of Israel and antisemitism. […]

Newsletter 24 Feb 2009


Just two articles today: 1. Antony Lerman An open letter on antisemitism. Thoughts for Lord Malloch-Brown when he addresses the interparliamentary coalition for combatting antisemitism. 2. Conor Foley, Both sides of Israel’s story. Israeli blogger Seth Freedman shows us that dialogue is about both listening and talking in his book Can I Bring My Own […]

Newsletter 08 Feb 2009

0 8 / F e b r u a r y / 2 0 0 9 Israelis and Palestinians: two peoples, one future Summary A: General – information and action 1. Next JfJfP signatories meeting, 15 February 2. Psychologists for Social Responsibility (PsySR), Israel 3. American Jewish statement against Israel’s war on Palestine – a […]

Newsletter 02 Feb 2009


0 2 / F e b r u a r y / 2 0 0 9 Israelis and Palestinians: two peoples, one future This mailout contains A: Some forthcoming events B: Areas for action C: Selected reading N.B. If you complained to the BBC about their decision not to show the DEC appeal, they are […]