The European Union Has Unveiled A Dangerous Plan To Silence Anyone Who Dares To Criticize Israel

Pretending to combat anti-Semitism, EU authorities this week unveiled a plan to restrict displays of sympathy with Palestinians. The plan’s anti-Semitism strategy, as it was dubbed, soon gained support from pro-Israel lobbying groups. That was unsurprising for one simple reason: the same lobbying organizations heavily affected the plan’s substance. The proposal was ostensibly the responsibility of the European Commission, the EU’s executive.

The Israel Lobby Suffered A Stunning Defeat At The Labour Party Convention

Delegates to Britain’s Labour Party conference overwhelmingly backed a resolution denouncing the “ongoing Nakba in Palestine” on Monday, in a stunning setback for the Israel lobby. The resolution, which calls for penalties and an arms embargo, cites recent studies by human rights organisations that conclude “unequivocally that Israel is committing the crime of apartheid as defined by the UN.”