Wiley's management firm drops grime artist over antisemitic tweets Campaign group asks police to investigate rapper’s posts likening Jews to Ku Klux Klan Record antisemitic incidents recorded online as 'old tropes repackaged' during coronavirusReport says abuse included conspiracy theories and ‘wishing that Jewish people catch the virus and die’ In post-Corbyn UK, Jews unite against Twitter’s lax response to anti-SemitismHaving learned from deep partisan rift over incidents of Jew-hatred in the Labour Party, British Jewry across the political, religious spectrum protest online hate speech together Facebook, Instagram suspends UK rapper Wiley as he continues anti-Semitic rantsRapper threatened to come to a largely Jewish populated neighborhood of London and singled out Jewish public figures who have been critical of him A Jewish boycott of Twitter could backfireThe 2-day strike to protest Twitter's handling of anti-Semitism has a whiff of anti-Black racism, and, in any case, silence is not the answer I joined the Twitter boycott – but racism on social media is just the tip of the iceberg | Owen JonesAmid the anger over Wiley’s tirade, let’s not forget the newspapers that have been peddling prejudice for years, says Guardian columnist Owen Jones Wiley abuses Jewish critics on FacebookThe grime artist posts new inflammatory comments amid criticism over his previous anti-Semitic rant. Twitter and Instagram face backlash, boycott after anti-Semitic posts by British rapper WileyWiley’s management company said it would no longer work with the artist. UK chief rabbi accuses social media platforms of ‘complicity’ in anti-SemitismAhead of 2-day social media boycott, Ephraim Mirvis lambastes Twitter and Facebook for failing to remove posts inciting hatred and violence against Jews Inaction makes you complicit, Chief Rabbi tells social media giantsBritain’s Chief Rabbi has accused the founders of Twitter and Facebook of providing a safe space for “those who peddle hate”, warning that their “inaction amounts to complicity”.Ephraim Mirvis, the Why are celebrities and MPs holding a 48-hour Twitter 'walkout'?Singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor, actor Jason Isaacs and Green MP Caroline Lucas are among those boycotting social media platform Celebs join Twitter anti-Semitism boycottPublic figures join a protest aimed at alleged "inaction" over posts by grime music artist Wiley. Chief rabbi accuses Facebook and Twitter of complicity in antisemitismRabbi Mirvis takes part in 48-hour boycott after musician Wiley’s antisemitic tirade Wiley sparks Twitter virtual 'walkout' over anti-Semitic tweetsBritish actors, activists and performing arts organizations are staging a 48-hour Twitter walkout in protest as UK officials blasted social media firms for how they handled a popular British rapper's anti-Semitic posts over the weekend. Priti Patel questions why Wiley's antisemitic posts took so long to remove'The antisemitic posts from Wiley are abhorrent. They should not have been able to remain on Twitter and Instagram for so long' Thousands join 48-hour Twitter ‘walkout’ over UK rapper’s anti-Semitic tweetsPoliticians, celebrities and others lead protest against what they say is social media platform's inadequate response -- a 7-day suspension -- to musician Wiley's anti-Jewish rant Twitter users stage virtual 'walkout' over antisemitism and harassment'Social media companies must act much faster to remove such appalling hatred from their platforms,' Home Secretary Priti Patel tweeted UK rapper Wiley goes on hours-long anti-Semitic Twitter rantMusic star posts canards about Jews, money and the Ku Klux Klan as well as saying Israel is 'not your country'; watchdogs call for Twitter to take action Patel rebukes Twitter and Instagram over Wiley’s antisemitismPriti Patel has criticised Twitter and Instagram for being slow to remove antisemitic posts by the rapper Wiley as the Jewish Board of Deputies called for him to lose his MBE.The home secretary Manager drops Wiley over anti-Semitic tweetsThe grime artist's manager says the company has "cut all ties" after a series of social media posts. Grime artist Wiley dropped by management over antisemitic social media postsGrime star’s longtime on-and-off manager, who is Jewish, says ‘there is no place in society for antisemitism’ Wiley: Grime artist dropped by management company over antisemitism accusationsThe company has "cut all ties" with the musician following a series of social media posts made on accounts belonging to him.