The Labour Party said they suspended Corbyn following his response to the report
The UK Labour Party suspended its former leader Jeremy Corbyn on Thursday following his response to the release of a watchdog report detailing his alleged mishandling of anti-Semitism complaints.
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The document authored by the Equality and Human Rights Commission published earlier in the day accused the party's leadership of failing to properly tackle anti-Semitism in the Labour ranks and fostering a culture that, at best, tolerated anti-Jewish sentiment and at worst embraced it.
Corbyn responded to the report in a Facebook post by stating that the number of anti-Semitism complaints filed while serving as head of the party from 2015 until 2019 was largely overblown. Read more at i24