Jewish Board President Urged to Resign over 'Beyond Astounding' Joint Statement with Muslim Group Staff
Posted: Sep 05, 2014 9:48 AM

Vivian Wineman, president of the Board of Deputies of British Jews (BoD), a Jewish representational body, is facing calls to step down following the release of a joint statement with the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB), a move slammed as "beyond astounding" by commentator Melanie Philips. She also dismissed the BoD as "not fit for purpose".