Jeremy Corbyn: Lord Levy cleary hasn't been listening to my comments on anti-Semitism

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21st March 2016

Jeremy Corbyn told Sky News that Labour peer Lord Levy has not been listening to the numerous occasions on which he has condemned anti-Semitism.

"Lord Levy clearly hasn’t been listening to the seven times since I became leader I’ve absolutely condemned anti-Semitism, I’ve condemned Islamophobia, I’ve condemned any form of racism anywhere in our society. It is absolutely something I totally passionately believe in and I’m disappointed that Lord Levy has made these remarks.  

"He knows full well what my views are, he knows what the views of the Labour party are, he knows full well the kind of decent, inclusive society that we want to live in. I look forward to having that discussion with him. If there is anyone behaving badly anywhere in society, any kind of racism, it has to be dealt with, it has to be investigated.

"I had a long m...