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Irish Press Council receives 35 complaints about controversial Kevin Myers article - BreakingNews.ie;

Irish Press Council receives 35 complaints about controversial Kevin Myers article - BreakingNews.ie

BreakingNews.ieIrish Press Council receives 35 complaints about controversial Kevin Myers articleBreakingNews.ieChairman Sean Donlon said the Sunday Times piece about equal pay is clearly anti-Semitic and misogynistic. It has launched an investigation into the article. Mr Donlon said it will watch how the newspaper handles the situation closely. "What we will do ...and more »

Members of Irish Jewish community defend Kevin Myers after controversial column - thejournal.ie;

Members of Irish Jewish community defend Kevin Myers after controversial column - thejournal.ie

thejournal.ieMembers of Irish Jewish community defend Kevin Myers after controversial columnthejournal.ieSome people have claimed Myers has done a lot to educate people about the Jewish faith. By Garreth MacNamee Monday 31 Jul 2017, 9:38 PM. 4 minutes ago 30 Views 3 Comments. http://jrnl.ie/3523784. Share Tweet Email. A picture of the column which ...and more »

Jewish council moves to defend Kevin Myers - RTE.ie;

Jewish council moves to defend Kevin Myers - RTE.ie

RTE.ieJewish council moves to defend Kevin MyersRTE.ieThe Jewish Representative Council of Ireland has this evening moved to defend journalist Kevin Myers, saying that branding him "as either an anti-Semite or a Holocaust denier is an absolute distortion of the facts". In a Sunday Times column on gender ...and more »

I have the tiniest bit of sympathy with Kevin Myers – after all, he was employed to court controversy - iNews;

I have the tiniest bit of sympathy with Kevin Myers – after all, he was employed to court controversy - iNews

iNewsI have the tiniest bit of sympathy with Kevin Myers – after all, he was employed to court controversyiNewsWhen a newspaper employs a recognised controversialist as a columnist, they can hardly be surprised when his column causes a controversy. And so I have the tiniest bit of sympathy with Kevin Myers, who wrote an article at the weekend that was so wrong, ...and more »

Irish Jewish leader leaps to defense of 'anti-Semitic' columnist - i24NEWS;

Irish Jewish leader leaps to defense of 'anti-Semitic' columnist - i24NEWS

i24NEWSIrish Jewish leader leaps to defense of 'anti-Semitic' columnisti24NEWSFILE - This is a Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011 file photo of a pedestrian he passes signs at the entrance to News International in Wapping, London. AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File. 'Branding Kevin Myers as either an anti-Semite or a Holocaust denier is an ...and more »

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

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

Irish TimesJewish Council in Ireland comes to defence of Kevin MyersIrish TimesBranding 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 »

Kevin Myers Fired From The Sunday Times For Anti-Semitic Remarks - TodayFM;

Kevin Myers Fired From The Sunday Times For Anti-Semitic Remarks - TodayFM

TodayFMKevin Myers Fired From The Sunday Times For Anti-Semitic RemarksTodayFMKevin Myers has been fired from the Sunday Times over anti-Semitic remarks he made in a column yesterday concerning the salaries of BBC presenters Vanessa Feltz and Claudia Winkleman. He was also criticised for the "misogynistic tone" of the article, ...and more »

Irish Jewish leader defends Sunday Times journalist sacked for antisemitic slur - Jewish Chronicle;

Irish Jewish leader defends Sunday Times journalist sacked for antisemitic slur - Jewish Chronicle

Jewish ChronicleIrish Jewish leader defends Sunday Times journalist sacked for antisemitic slurJewish ChronicleRepresentatives of the Irish Jewish community have defended the journalist who was fired after including an antisemitic trope on BBC pay. The Sunday Times fired Kevin Myers yesterday, after its Irish edition included a piece by him on the corporation's ...and more »

This sexist column is proof that misogyny is very much alive in the media - Mashable;

This sexist column is proof that misogyny is very much alive in the media - Mashable

MashableThis sexist column is proof that misogyny is very much alive in the mediaMashableA male journalist who penned a sexist, anti-semitic column attempting to justify the BBC's gender pay gap has succeeded in highlighting the misogyny and bigotry at the heart of the industry's problem. SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling tears apart sexist, anti ...and more »

Taoiseach labels controversial Kevin Myers article 'misogynistic and anti-Semitic' - Independent.ie;

Taoiseach labels controversial Kevin Myers article 'misogynistic and anti-Semitic' - Independent.ie

Independent.ieTaoiseach labels controversial Kevin Myers article 'misogynistic and anti-Semitic'Independent.ieBoth the Taoiseach and the Tanaiste have said that the Sunday Times have taken the right action in apologising and dropping Kevin Myers following his controversial column on Sunday. During their visit to Waterford on Monday, the two government leaders ...and more »

Kevin Myers is just another product of the toxic controversy industry - The Guardian;

Kevin Myers is just another product of the toxic controversy industry - The Guardian

The GuardianKevin Myers is just another product of the toxic controversy industryThe GuardianCommenting on Vanessa Feltz and Claudia Winkleman's pay packages, Kevin Myers wrote 'Jews are not generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest possible price.' Photograph: PA. Media · Opinion ...and more »

The antisemitism of Kevin Myers is a timely reminder of how prejudice hibernates - New Statesman

The antisemitism of Kevin Myers is a timely reminder of how prejudice hibernatesNew StatesmanOvert antisemitism is now unacceptable, but that doesn't mean prejudice against Jewish people is extinct. Sign up to the Staggers Morning Call email *. By Jasper Jackson · Print HTML. How could anyone look at the words “Jews are not generally noted for ...and more »

Vanessa Feltz 'extremely upset' by antisemitic Sunday Times article - ChristianToday;

Vanessa Feltz 'extremely upset' by antisemitic Sunday Times article - ChristianToday

ChristianTodayVanessa Feltz 'extremely upset' by antisemitic Sunday Times articleChristianTodayThe BBC presenter targeted in a Sunday Times article branded antisemitic, racist and misogynistic has spoken of her hurt at reading the piece. Vanessa Feltz said she felt 'extremely upset' by the abuse which suggested that she and Claudia Winkleman ...and more »

'How did it end up in the paper?' – Vanessa Feltz hits out as Irish columnist sacked over controversial comments - Irish Post;

'How did it end up in the paper?' – Vanessa Feltz hits out as Irish columnist sacked over controversial comments - Irish Post

Irish Post'How did it end up in the paper?' – Vanessa Feltz hits out as Irish columnist sacked over controversial commentsIrish PostTHE SUNDAY TIMES has said an Irish columnist who made controversial comments in its Irish edition will 'not write again' for the publication. Kevin Myers. (Picture: RollingNews.ie). The paper made the statement after Kevin Myers, a columnist for both ...and more »

UK columnist fired for 'anti-Semitic,' 'disgraceful' article - World Israel News;

UK columnist fired for 'anti-Semitic,' 'disgraceful' article - World Israel News

World Israel NewsUK columnist fired for 'anti-Semitic,' 'disgraceful' articleWorld Israel NewsA controversial Irish columnist was fired after his anti-Semitic and misogynistic article crossed the line. Kevin Myers, a columnist for the UK's Sunday Times was fired after the newspaper published an article it later regretted as “anti-Semitic” and ...and more »

'What kind of education needs to be given?' - Senior female rabbi criticises 'racist' Kevin Myers column - Independent.ie;

'What kind of education needs to be given?' - Senior female rabbi criticises 'racist' Kevin Myers column - Independent.ie

Independent.ie'What kind of education needs to be given?' - Senior female rabbi criticises 'racist' Kevin Myers columnIndependent.ieOne of the first women to become a rabbi in the UK has criticised Kevin Myers' 'racist' column, saying that more education is needed to combat stereotypes. Rabbi Julia Neuberger, a senior rabbi at the West London Synagogue, and a member of the House of ...and more »

Vanessa Feltz SLAMS Kevin Myers over 'anti-semitic' column: 'It's so obviously racist' - Express.co.uk;

Vanessa Feltz SLAMS Kevin Myers over 'anti-semitic' column: 'It's so obviously racist' - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukVanessa Feltz SLAMS Kevin Myers over 'anti-semitic' column: 'It's so obviously racist'Express.co.ukVANESSA FELTZ has revealed she was "extremely upset" after reading Kevin Myers' Sunday Times column regarding her salary from the BBC. By Helen Kelly. PUBLISHED: 14:14, Mon, Jul 31, 2017 | UPDATED: 14:47, Mon, Jul 31, 2017 ...and more »

Kevin Myers comments on Jews an 'anti-Semitic caricature' - Irish Times;

Kevin Myers comments on Jews an 'anti-Semitic caricature' - Irish Times

Irish TimesKevin Myers comments on Jews an 'anti-Semitic caricature'Irish TimesA rabbi has criticised journalist Kevin Myers for making a link between Jewish people and wealth, which she said was an anti-Semitic “caricature”. Speaking after the Sunday Times apologised for an article by Myers which it published at the weekend ...and more »

Vanessa Feltz hits out at

Vanessa Feltz hits out at "vile" and "racist" Sunday Times column - Coventry Telegraph

Coventry TelegraphVanessa Feltz hits out at "vile" and "racist" Sunday Times columnCoventry TelegraphEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Play Video. Video Loading. Video Unavailable. Click to playTap to play. The video will start in 8Cancel. Play now.and more »

Sunday Times of London Fires Columnist After Sexist, Anti-Semitic Story on Equal Pay - TheWrap;

Sunday Times of London Fires Columnist After Sexist, Anti-Semitic Story on Equal Pay - TheWrap

TheWrapSunday Times of London Fires Columnist After Sexist, Anti-Semitic Story on Equal PayTheWrapThe Sunday Times of London fired provocative writer Kevin Myers over an “unacceptable” op-ed he wrote was deemed anti-Semitic and sexist after he denounced a campaign by female BBC staffers regarding equal pay. Irish journalists with right-leaning ...and more »