Jezza: He Ain’t Anti-Semitic, He’s My Brother

Jeremy Corbyn has defended his ISIS and 9/11 conspiracy theorist brother’s attack on “Zionists“. Confronted by the Sun about Piers Corbyn’s tweets – first revealed by Guido – Jezza insisted his brother “was not wrong” to condemn Jewish Labour MP Louise Ellman as a “Zionist” who “can’t cope with anyone supporting rights for Palestine”. The Labour leader said:

 “My brother has his point of view, I have mine and we actually fundamentally agree – we are a family that were brought up fighting racism from the day we were born.”

Remember, Piers Corbyn says he wants an “answer” as to why ISIS was not attacking Israel and promoted material claiming Israel was responsible for 9/11. Rather than distancing himself from his race row brother, Jezza is doubling down…

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Stella Creasy at Jewish Labour fringe event…

“I was going to say something about how good it is being a Jew in the Labour party at the moment… but someone told me you guys don’t get irony.”


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