Labour anti-Semitisim crisis: Bombshell EHRC report finds party DID break law

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This long-running report has been published by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.

The commission launched its 18-month inquiry after whistleblowers claimed Labour was institutionally antisemitic in its handling of complaints and in its party structures.

When the equalities watchdog launched its inquiry into Labour, it said it would examine whether the party “unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish”.

But the release of the report could trigger a furious clash between supporters of current Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer and his predecessor Mr Corbyn, which could threaten the former’s attampts of repairing the damage.

When Sir Keir took over from Mr Corbyn as Labour leader in April, he vowed to “tear this poison out by its roots”.

He declared: “This is a party under new leadership.

“As I promised on my first day as leader, we will root out the antisemitism that has infected our party.

“We’re making progress – and we will root it out, once and for all.”

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