The British government issued an extraordinary rebuke to the Obama administration last night because of their criticism of the Israeli government.
Scrapbook is confident Theodor Herzl didn’t have a Twitter account. If he had, however, he would definitely get blocked by Louise Mensch: @DanBerlinka Louise Mensch is a bit confused about Zionism… pic.twitter.com/lsaJH1FiX5 — Andrew Williams (@oscartango) August 18, 2014 Absolutely classic Mensch.
Tory councillor ‘liked’ Facebook status calling hoping for “very long and painful” beheading of Ed Miliband Responded “LOL … utter scum” to suggestion Emily Thornberry MP “deserved a lethal dose of heroin” A Tory councillor from Essex has refused to quit after appearing to endorse violence against public figures who have criticised Israel over the Gaza conflict. Cllr […]
After storming out of a university event last year when he realised the student he was debating with was Israeli, Bradford MP George Galloway has decided to declare the city an “Israel free zone”: “We don’t want any Israeli goods. We don’t want any Israeli services. We don’t want any Israeli academics, coming to the university or the college. We don’t […]
In a speech to the pro-Israel AIPAC lobby group last week, Israeli prime minister Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu railed against those claiming Iran’s nuclear programme is benign. His reference to a “nuclear duck” led to a perhaps inevitable remix with, erm, DJ outfit Duck Sauce. “Ladies and Gentlemen, if it looks like a duck, walks like […]
The Conservative MP exposed for attending a Nazi-themed stag party accepted funding from the Israeli government for a £1,500 trip including a visit to the nation’s Holocaust memorial museum. The funding from the Conservative Friends of Israel and the Israeli Ministry of foreign affairs was in relation to a trip Aidan Burley took to Israel […]
Israeli officials disclosed secret information on Iran to Adam Werritty because they assumed he was Liam Fox’s official adviser with appropriate security clearance, The Times has claimed (£). Fox’s controversial friend even used the word “we” to talk about the Ministry of Defence. Werritty reportedly quizzed Israeli officials on potential airstrikes against Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s nuclear ambitions, with one asking: […]