Early day motion 2899

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That this House is outraged and horrified by the attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse, France; sends condolences to all the families, friends and communities affected and to the people and Parliament of France; notes the recommendations of the All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry into Anti-Semitism which set out a political roadmap for tackling anti-Semitism at governmental, parliamentary and civic levels; furthernotes the improved arrangements for security of Jewish schools, recording of anti-Semitic incidents by police and the improved prosecution practices resulting from the inquiry recommendations; believes that robustness in tackling racism is critical even when uncomfortable to do so; further notes that British examples of best practice such as the work of the Community Security Trust can be modelled by other countries; calls on the Government to share with countries across Europe and beyond the work carried out in the UK so that parliaments across the world can support minority communities in defending themselves; believes that evil like this, though rare in recent years, can strike at any place at any time in any country; further believes that elected politicians must be the ones to take a lead in fighting anti-Semitism and racism; and further calls on parliaments across Europe and the world to keep this issue on their agenda.

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Total number of signatures: 24

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Brake, Tom Liberal Democrats Carshalton and Wallington 20.03.2012
Burt, Lorely Liberal Democrats Solihull 27.03.2012
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 21.03.2012
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 23.03.2012
Crockart, Mike Liberal Democrats Edinburgh West 16.04.2012
Dodds, Nigel Democratic Unionist Party Belfast North 21.03.2012
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 20.03.2012
Halfon, Robert Conservative Party Harlow 20.03.2012
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 26.03.2012
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 21.03.2012
Hughes, Simon Liberal Democrats Bermondsey and Old Southwark 27.03.2012
Lloyd, Tony Labour Party Manchester Central 22.03.2012
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 27.03.2012
Mann, John Labour Party Bassetlaw 20.03.2012
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 20.03.2012
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 26.03.2012
Ritchie, Margaret Social Democratic and Labour Party South Down 21.03.2012
Rotheram, Steve Labour Party Liverpool Walton 21.03.2012
Roy, Lindsay Labour Party Glenrothes 27.03.2012
Russell, Bob Liberal Democrats Colchester 20.03.2012
Shannon, Jim Democratic Unionist Party Strangford 21.03.2012
Simpson, David Democratic Unionist Party Upper Bann 21.03.2012
Skinner, Dennis Labour Party Bolsover 21.03.2012
Stringer, Graham Labour Party Blackley and Broughton 27.03.2012