Iain Duncan Smith has just been into 10 Downing Street for a meeting with the Prime Minister. IDS wasn’t there to advise Tony Blair on how to survive a leadership crisis but as part of a delegation of MPs who have just producing a report on rising anti-Semitism (see BBC graphic on right).
The recommendations of the report include (according to the BBC):
- improved recording of anti-Semitic incidents by the police
- better education about anti-Semitism in schools
- a crackdown on anti-Jewish activity on university campuses and
- action to prevent the spread of anti-Semitic material online.