Daniel Trilling

Daniel Trilling is a London-based journalist and the author of Lights in the Distance: Exile and Refuge at the Borders of Europe (Picador, 2018) and Bloody Nasty People: the Rise of Britain's Far Right (Verso, 2012). Image cr. Dave Stelfox
Looking for an Enemy
What drives those who hate Jews? 75 years after the Shoah, conspiracy theories about Jews are back in the mainstream, from the left and the right; from the Pittsburgh gunman who murdered 11 people in a synagogue, to accusations against philanthropist George Soros of supporting ‘white genocide’ to Labour Party members who have claimed that Israel is behind ISIS, this ancient hatred shows no sign of abating. Leading Jewish writers Jo Glanville, Natasha Lehrer, Gideon Reuveni and Daniel Tril...