25/2: Look Back in Anger
Mark Birbeck writes that people are entitled to be angry, and they are entitled to want to discuss what exactly Islamism is, since it is a challenge for all of us. Join us in London on February 25th, to say 'No to Terror'.
The Two Stories of the Amy Winehouse Statue
There were two stories on Monday, both about the statue of Amy Winehouse in London's Camden Market, her Star of David necklace, and a pro-Palestinian sticker. The first story–and by far the most widely covered–featured the understandable outrage that a sticker from last weekend's
Discussion: UNRWA and the Palestinian Refugees: A History within History
Susannah D, an ex-UNICEF, EU and WHO consultant, and now a UK civil servant, introduced an important article from 2010, which looked at UNRWA's role in perpetuating the plight of Palestinian refugees.
Review: The Zone of Interest
Mark Birbeck reviews The Zone of Interest.
German Right and Left United in Attacking Israel
Sabine Beppler-Spahl reports from Germany, that left and right are singing from the same song sheet when it comes to anti-Semitism and attacks on Israel.
2024-02-03: Our Fight Newsletter
4/2: Rape Is Not Resistance
Mark Birbeck urges anyone who would stand for women's rights, to join the 7/10 Human Chain protest in central London on 4/2.
This Most Important of Important Days
Mark Birbeck writes that on the first Holocaust Memorial Day after 7/10, it is more important than ever to argue that the Holocaust was a unique event, built on anti-Semitism.
21/1: Manchester March Against Anti-Semitism
Join us in Manchester as we support their march against anti-Semitism.
You Can't Ban Hate
David Axe suggests that banning Hizb ut-Tahrir may hide more pressing problems.
14/1: Stand With Israel
It's important to mark 100 days since the 7/10 pogrom with an unequivocal call for solidarity with Israel, and it's right to defend itself. Join the London rally on 14/1.
Accusing Israel of Genocide: South Africa's Spurious Claims
It's a new low when the corrupt ANC government is cheered on in the ICJ, just so long as it is anti-Israel, writes Sharmini Brookes, in South Africa.
It's Not About History
Mark Birbeck says we have an opportunity to talk to our young people during the holidays, about the reality of the 10/7 pogrom, without the influence of decolonising academics.
Ask Hounslow Council to Reinstate Jewish Living Experience Exhibition
Simon McKeon writes that Hounslow Council needs to quickly overturn its decision to cancel the annual Jewish Living Experience exhibition.
In Celebration of the Kibbutz
Beverley Marshal writes of the joy of the kibbutz, and its role in rebuilding a sense of humanity in the shadow of 7.10.
Your Silence Is Loud
Sally Helliwell reports back after attending yesterday's 'Your Silence is LOUD' rally in London.
Civilisation v. Barbarism
Are You Ready For 'By Any Means Necessary'?
Mark Birbeck writes that there is a dangerous consequence to handing the moral compass to Hamas; it provides a conduit for justifying terrorism on the streets of Europe.
3/12: Your Silence is LOUD - Installation and Rally
Mark Birbeck writes about a rally that will challenge the silence over Hamas's sexual violence against women. This is a big test for progressives who have so far failed to speak out.
Write to Havering and Oppose Cancellation of Hanukkah Celebration
Simon McKeon has penned a letter to Havering Council asking them to reconsider lighting the Hannukah candles. If you agree, then please send it too.
The Problem With Tommy Robinson's Arrest
Mark Birbeck writes in spiked that although Tommy Robinson is an attention-seeker, he should not have been arrested for it.
On Sunday We Marched Shoulder to Shoulder
Sally Taplin explains why she joined the Our Fight contingent on London's massive March Against Antisemitism.
26/11: National solidarity march against antisemitism
We'll be joining the march on November 26th, and we think that you should too! If you'd like to march with us, then join our mailing-list and follow @OurFightUk and we'll share details soon. In the meantime, register on Eventbrite to help the organisers.
26/11: Stand Shoulder-to-shoulder With British Jews
We will be marching on Sunday to say that we are For Israel, Against Anti-Semitism and For Freedom of Speech. Join us!
The BBC Is Worse Than You Think
October 7th was not a gunfight. It was an anti-Semitic pogrom, designed to frighten Jews across the globe, and to invoke a swift response from Israel. And the BBC is playing a very dangerous game by desensitising people to this.
AJEX March and Never Again is Now Vigil
Our Fight members were at the AJEX Momorial March and the CAAA vigil on November 19th. Mark Birbeck reports back.
Official Football's Shame
Simon McKeon writes about official football's lack of solidarity with Israel.
19/11: AJEX Annual Remembrance Parade and Ceremony
Every year the Association of Jewish Ex-servicemen and women hold a remembrance march on the Sunday following Remembrance Sunday. This year their theme is 'Side by Side' and they would like people of all ages, and all communities to "march, walk or watch, side by side in
19/11: Never Again is Now
The campaign group Christian Action Against Antisemitism is organising an event in central London this Sunday to show solidarity with the Jewish community, and say Never Again is Now. Start time is 4pm and the location is Whitehall, opposite Downing Street. They request that people register for the event by
17/11: Bring Them Home Vigil in Sweden
On November 17, 12-13 local time, a vigil arranged by the Bring Them Home campaign took place in Stockholm. Bring them home now : Israeli hostages taken by HamasAfter the horrific Hamas terrorist attack on October 7th, almost 200 Israeli people are being kept hostages or missing: babies, teenagers, adults, and
Thousands protest in Frankfurt against anti-Semitism
Thomas Deichmann writes from Frankfurt about an important rally against anti-Semitism that took place on November 17th.
15/11: US March for Israel
@OurFightUk And the loudest chants were, ‘No Ceasefire!’, ‘Bring the hostages home!’ 900 people from Detroit prevented from attending because their bus drivers refused to drive them. https://t.co/rflqTKas36 — Jean (@JeanSmith2023) November 17, 2023