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Sunday Times drops Kevin Myers and apologises for offensive article - Irish Times

Columnist Kevin Myers will no longer write for The Sunday Times following the publication of a piece on Sunday containing offensive remarks about Jewish people . In a statement released on Sunday a spokesman for the newspaper said he “ will not write ...and more »

There's more to Kevin Myers than his errors of judgment - Irish Times

When he left The Irish Times in May 2006 Kevin Myers' departure was marked by sundry letters of unseemly joy. One read: “Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last! . . .” A more restrained reader wrote: “Please allow me to ...and more »

Jewish Council in Ireland comes to defence of Kevin Myers - Irish Times

Branding Kevin Myers as either an anti-Semite or a Holocaust denier was “an absolute distortion of the facts”, according to the Jewish Representative Council of Ireland. The council, which speaks for the 2,557-strong Irish Jewish Community, came to the ...and more »

'Horrifying Racism': BBC Host Responds to 'Anti-Semitic' Newspaper Column - Fortune

Vanessa Feltz, one of the BBC hosts mentioned in a Sunday Times column that suggested she earned a high salary because she is Jewish, has called the piece an instance of “horrifying racism.” Speaking on the radio show she presents on Monday, Feltz said ...and more »

Sunday Times editor apologizes to Jewish leader over 'antisemitic' article - The Jerusalem Post

The editor of The Sunday Times, Martin Ivens, apologized to a British Jewish community leader in a phone call after an opinion column sparked accusations of antisemitism and a horrified backlash from readers. The column by Irish journalist Kevin Myers ...and more »

Vanessa Feltz attacks 'anti-Semitic' Sunday Times column: 'How was this printed in the first place?' - The Independent

BBC presenter Vanessa Feltz has described the Sunday Times column suggesting she and Claudia Winkleman earned more because they were Jewish as “obviously racist”. Speaking on the breakfast show she presents for BBC Radio London, Feltz said she felt ...and more »

Fintan O'Toole: Kevin Myers broke the only rule that matters - Irish Times

When it is hard to say whether the anti-Semitic tropes are more appalling than the misogynistic stereotypes, the actual construction of the sentences in Kevin Myers's column in Sunday's Irish edition of the Sunday Times seem rather a moot point. But ...and more »

Sunday Times accused of antisemitism over column on BBC pay - The Guardian

Kevin Myers will not write for Sunday Times Ireland again after suggesting Vanessa Feltz and Claudia Winkleman earned more because they were Jewish. Robert Booth. Sun 30 Jul 2017 07.25 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 14.18 EST. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Sunday Times editor 'apologises personally' to Claudia Winkleman and Vanessa Feltz over 'anti-Semitic' column - Evening Standard

The editor of the Sunday Times has been forced to apologise personally to Claudia Winkleman and Vanessa Feltz over an anti-Semitism row. The newspaper said journalist Kevin Myers would never write again for its Irish edition after it printed a column ...and more »

Irish Journalist Behind Antisemitic Sunday Times Article Unmasked as Holocaust Denier - Algemeiner

An Irish journalist fired from his post on Sunday morning after penning an antisemitic attack on two British Jewish TV presenters is a known Holocaust denier, whose article denying the Nazi genocide of six million Jews was removed only today from the ...and more »