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Richard Ferrer has become a leading voice on Jewish communal issues since becoming editor of the Jewish News in 2009, writing about contemporary Jewish life for a national audience. He edited the Boston Jewish Advocate, America's oldest Jewish newspaper and created the Channel 4 series Jewish Mum of the Year.

SJRSunday Jewish Radio hosted an hour-long Question Time-style panel debate at the Jewish Living Expo at Wembley Stadium last week.

The diverse panel featured TV scriptwriter and author Ivor Baddiel, Mitzvah Day creator Laura Marks, chair of the London Jewish Forum Adrian Cohen, editor of the Jewish News Richard Ferrer and Sunday Jewish Radio presenter Jon Kaye.

The panel was chaired by former BBC broadcaster, Clive Roslin.

Questions from the audience included: Is the new Chief Rabbi right to attend Limmud? Should we worry about the size of the Jewish community in the UK? Is it time to abandon the word ‘Yid’ at Spurs? Are Jewish schools divisive?

Listen to the entire debate now by clicking here…

 

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