Labour CRISIS: Corbyn party now facing 15,000 page dossier of antisemitism claims

Labour Against Anti-Semitism delivered a 15,000 page digital dossier to the Equality and Human Rights Commission, which is considering opening a full investigation into the allegations. The group, which says its mission is to turn Labour into “a safe place for Jewish people by eradicating anti-Semitic abuse from within the party”, spent two years working on the file.  Group spokesman Euan Philipps criticised the party’s response to complaints of Jew-hatred, calling it “shocking and alarming”.

He said: “Over the last two years, our team of dedicated volunteers has systematically collected and detailed evidence of Labour Party members promoting anti-Semitic views and tropes across a range of social media platforms.

“This has all been reported to the party's compliance team, in a format suggested by them and including a significant level of detail.

“Most distressing of all, reports containing the most appalling levels of racism have been given only the lightest reprimand."

He told the Mail on Sunday: “The message again and again has been the same: we don't care about this issue.”

In April the Jewish Labour Movement passed a motion of no-confidence on Mr Corbyn’s leadership. 

The AGM of the movement voted to describe Labour as “institutionally anti-Semitic” in a particularly hard blow to Mr Corbyn.

The damning dossier comes after he Labour leader was openly criticised for his handling of anti-Semitism by one of his shadow cabinet minister. 

Baroness Thornton, shadow health minister, said her daughter Ruby, 30, had walked away from party in “disgust” having campaigned on Labour’s behalf for the past 18 years.

Baroness Thornton wrote on Twitter: “Well done @jeremycorbyn - the teenager who canvassed with you and for you in 2005 and who voted for you, has left the party in disgust at your failure to deliver party policy on Brexit and deal with anti-Semitism. 

“My daughter along with many others - heartbroken.” 

She later added: “Sorry first canvas team was 2001 GE which sort of makes it worse.” 

A spokesman for Labour said: “This has not been submitted to the party so we cannot establish whether or not these relate to party members.”

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