February 2017 News Archive

  • Annual Review 2016

    27 Feb 2017 by CST

    This week CST released the Annual Review 2016. The review is a chance to see the highlights of CST’s crucial work over the past year. CST received charitable status in 1994, and works to secure the Jewish community in the United Kingdom and fight antisemitism.  

  • Positioning Steve Bannon on the Fascism - Nationalism spectrum

    23 Feb 2017 by Dave Rich

    His admiration for ‘Judeo-Christian values’ might differentiate Trump’s chief strategist from traditional European far right anti-Semitism, but stereotypes of Jews are still crucial to the global nationalist populism he champions.  

  • Sweeping antisemitism under the carpet

    15 Feb 2017 by Dave Rich

    Last month, Al-Jazeera broadcast a four-part documentary series called "The Lobby" that claimed to expose "how the Israel lobby influences British politics."

  • Paralysed Police Officer given ability to move again

    9 Feb 2017 by CST

    Last week CST, together with The Gerald Ronson Family Foundation and Israeli robotics company, ReWalk, hosted a special event with paralysed former West Midlands Police Officer, Nicki Donnelly at the CST offices in London. Nicki was officially presented with her personal ReWalk exoskeleton, which was sponsored by The Gerald Ronson Family Foundation.    

  • The year Jew hate didn’t even need false pretext

    8 Feb 2017 by Mark Gardner

    This opinion piece, by CST Director of Communications Mark Gardner appeared in the 3 February 2017 edition of the Jewish News, where it was entitled, “The year Jew hate didn’t even need false pretext”. The article discusses CST’s latest annual Antisemitic Incidents Report, showing that CST recorded a record high number of incidents in 2016.

  • Antisemitic leaflets found at UK Universities

    7 Feb 2017 by CST

    CST has received several reports of leaflets  that include antisemitism and Holocaust denial, being found at a handful of Universities across the United Kingdom. Reports have come from Glasgow, Cambridge, University College London and Edinburgh universities. There have also been unconfirmed reports about the leaflets being handed out at the London School of Economics.  

  • The new normal? let’s hope it isn’t

    6 Feb 2017 by CST

    This opinion piece, by CST Chief Executive David S Delew appeared in the 3 February 2017 edition of the Jewish Chronicle, where it was entitled, “The new normal? let’s hope it isn’t”. The article discusses CST’s latest annual Antisemitic Incidents Report, showing that CST recorded a record high number of incidents in 2016.

  • Record number of antisemitic hate incidents in UK in 2016

    2 Feb 2017 by CST

    CST's Antisemitic Incidents Report 2016, published today, shows that there was a record number of antisemitic hate incidents recorded by CST in the UK in 2016.

  • Jewish community responds to UCL report on October disturbances

    1 Feb 2017 by CST

    The below is a joint statement from the Community Security Trust, The Board of Deputies of British Jews, Jewish Leadership Council and the Union of Jewish Students:

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