The Rt Hon Dr Denis MacShane MP is one of Britain’s most respected politicians on European and global policy. He is currently a UK delegate to the Council of Europe and the Nato Parliamentary Assembly. He is the author of several books on international affairs and most recently of Globalising Hatred: the New Antisemitism. In 2005 he set up and chaired the All-Party Committee of Inquiry into Anti-semitism. Its report led to government action initiated by Tony Blair and continued by Gordon Brown.