British men arrested for thought crimes by Jay Knott (02/09/09) ⇌ (Hannukah Massacre)
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April 2010 - the 'racism' charges are dropped...
http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/10/439021.html?c=on#c233827 - the latest on the Scotsmen who are charged with 'aggravated racism' for disturbing a concert of Israeli musicians during the siege of Gaza.
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article6837725.ece - the latest on this diplomat
'A senior Foreign Office diplomat has been arrested for inciting racial hatred after an angry tirade at his gym.
News reports today said that Rowan Laxton, 47, allegedly shouted "f***ing Israelis, f***ing Jews" while watching television reports of the Israeli attack on Gaza last month.
He is also alleged to have said that Israeli soldiers should be "wiped off the face of the Earth" during the rant at the London Business School gym near Regents Park.'
It doesn't stop with charging people for expressing their opinions. The guys in this story tried to start a boycott of Israeli dates by taking them outside their local grocery store and painting them red. The police are charging them with 'conspiring to commit racially aggravated criminal damage'.
Here are the details of Scottish Palestine solidaritiy activists charged with 'racially agravated conduct' for disrupting a concert by an Israeli group:
Britain's pc police charged a couple with a "religiously-aggravated" offence of causing harassment, alarm or distress to a Muslim woman, despite lack of evidence. Though the case was dismissed, they have had death threats: