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Archives :

Why I am against the boycott, by John Strawson - 18/05/05
Susie Jacobs on Israel=Apartheid - 20/05/05
How Anti-Zionism lays the basis for open antisemitism 06/07/05
The activist test - 25/05/05
A victory for the Left - 25/05/05
Their AUT and ours 25/05/05
The original Engage founding statement
Letter by lawyers representing Hebrew University rebutting allegations
Archive Contents
Ariel Sharon Invites the Boycotters to Dance - 2 May 05, David Hirsh
Rebuttals to Mearsheimer and Walt
The Bellagio Affair
The anti-imperialism of idiots
George Galloway, Stop the War Coalition, SWP, Respect
Ken Livingstone and antisemitism
Engagement with those who speak for the "Jews for Justice for Palestinians" statement
Clare Short MP - Israel and Hizb ut Tahrir
David Clark's Guardian piece and responses
Chris Davies, MEP, resigned after sending abuse to a Jewish constituent
The left and antisemitism
Antisemitism on the left
Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism and Palestine Solidarity
Jihadi and Islamist antisemitism
Antisemitism not left or Islamist
Arguments against the boycott
The pro-boycott campaign
Engage responses to the Jewish and Israeli right
Israel and South Africa: Zionism=Apartheid?
The singling out of Israel as unique evil in the world
Some comedy
Mearsheimer and Walt -
Opposition voices to the boycott in Palestine
The Boycott
UK academic unions: AUT , Natfhe and the UCU
Israeli universities are not aparthied universities
The University of Haifa - An Overview
Isaac Deutscher, Trotsky’s biographer, on Zionism, written 1954 and 1967
UCU Election Candidates' Responses
The Boycott, Freedom of Speech, and the Boycotters - Anthony Julius talk at Bar-Ilan Conference 2006
Gems from the UCU email activist list
Speeches from Engage Meeting 11 July, 2007

Ken Livingstone and antisemitism

Ken Livingstone is the Mayor of London. He is a populist and popular politician who is well thought of on the British left. Here are some links on his relationships to Jews and "Zionism".

The story of the Ken Livingstone / Oliver Finegold affair. Here. (David Hirsh, March 06)

'What makes 'red Ken' tick? Here. (Colin Shindler, November 05)

Shalom Lappin on Livingstone's claim that "this is about Israel, not antisemitism". Here. (February 06)

Some links from Workers' Liberty on Ken Livingstone's history. Here.

Jonathan Freedland on Ken Livingstone. Here.

Ken Livingstone: "[P]erhaps they're not happy, perhaps they could always go back to Iran and see if they do better under the Ayatollahs…" Here. (David Hirsh, March 05)

Simon Pottinger on Livingstone's "they could always go back to…" line. Here. (March 06)

Guardian leader on Livingstone. here. (March 06)