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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 »

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 »

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 »

Sunday Times sacks Kevin Myers over comments on Jewish BBC presenters - Sky News

The paper says sorry over a column singling out Claudia Winkleman and Vanessa Feltz in comments about a gender pay gap at the BBC. 07:25, UK, Monday 31 July 2017. Claudia Winkleman was singled out by the columnist. Image: Claudia Winkleman was ...and more »

Fired 'Times' columnist has a history of Holocaust denial - The Jerusalem Post

The Sunday Times, one of the largest-selling British newspapers, pulled an opinion column on Sunday and fired the writer after he was accused of antisemitism. Also, eight years ago the same columnist published a statement denying the Holocaust, "...six ...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 ...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 ...and more »

UK's Sunday Times pulls 'antisemitic' column after criticism - The Jerusalem Post

The Sunday Times, one of the largest-selling British newspapers, pulled an opinion column on Sunday and fired the writer after he was accused of antisemitism. The column, written by Irish journalist Kevin Myers, was titled “Sorry, ladies – equal pay ...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 »

One of the BBC's highest-paid stars just slapped down a 'blatantly racist' Sunday Times column about her that got ... - Business Insider UK

One of the BBC's best-paid stars has criticised a "blatantly racist" column about her, which suggested she earns a large salary because she is Jewish. Vanessa Feltz, a presenter on BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio London, was noted alongside Claudia ...and more »