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Alex Brummer is a Jewish News columnist and the City Editor, Daily Mail
November 23, 2023, 10:40 am
OPINION: Big tech is hiding behind the free speech mantra
AI ought to offer the tools to kill internet hate. It won’t because the tech tribes have no interest in interrupting traffic, writes Alex Brummer
September 27, 2023, 4:02 pm
OPINION: Journey of remembrance had reached a crucial juncture
Alex Brummer reflects on the power of media in confronting the horrors of the past
September 12, 2023, 12:19 pm
OPINION: If music be the food of Rosh Hashanah reflection, then play on
Alex Brummer on the heavenly beauty of the high holy days and how Chazanat is in his family’s DNA
August 30, 2023, 12:40 pm
OPINION: Last-ditch chance to save historic Hove community
With deep family connections to the community, Alex Brummer is devastated at the pending closure of its 93-year old Sussex shul
July 27, 2023, 3:31 pm
OPINION: Marble Arch M&S saved from an act of self-harm
This is not just M&S; this is Oxford Street M&S: Alex Brummer reflects on the community's affection for the flagship West End store.
July 13, 2023, 12:06 pm
OPINION: Calm amid the frenzy, but will anyone listen?
Amid the spectacle and instant gratification of 24-hour news, only a few journalists offer sensible analysis. But are viewers willing to stop and hear it, asks Alex Brummer.
June 9, 2023, 1:24 pm
Opinion: Museum’s closure is one big and embarrassing shock
Alex Brummer says it is "extraordinary" that emergency funds could not be raised to keep Camden's Jewish Museum going and asks why our community can't get things done
May 24, 2023, 2:23 pm
OPINION: Mealy-mouthed reaction to the Guardian cartoon
It's not just the cartoonist who's to blame, writes Alex Brummer after Martin Rowson’s antisemitic drawing of Richard Sharp
April 24, 2023, 10:57 am
OPINION: Israel’s economy after 75 years is one of the most inspiring narratives of our time
Israel’s journey from undeveloped, desert economy to Silicon Valley of the Middle East is truly something to celebrate, writes Alex Brummer.
April 4, 2023, 1:11 pm
OPINION: Freedom of expression is a right, not a privilege
Freedom of expression was a great gift and one never forgotten, after the children of Israel left Egypt, writes Alex Brummer.
March 22, 2023, 12:30 pm
OPINION: Overpaid pundit Lineker has debased vital debate
His sympathy for asylum seekers is to be admired. But Gary Lineker's ignorance in comparing events in the UK to 1930s Germany was unconscionable, writes Alex Brummer
March 9, 2023, 2:15 pm
OPINION: Israel is sacrificing years of hard-earned progress
As protests against proposed changes to its judiciary continue, Israel’s reputation as a modern, liberal democracy and global pioneer in technology is at stake, writes Alex Brummer for Jewish News
February 22, 2023, 4:06 pm
OPINION: What my grandson taught me about remembering the Holocaust
Alex Brummer writes that remembrance, no matter how difficult, can be an inspiration to a younger generation keen to learn more about the Shoah
January 29, 2023, 3:44 pm
OPINION: Why has The Economist used an ancient anti-Jewish image to illustrate a modern business story?
Imagine my indignation on opening the latest edition of the magazine on Holocaust Memorial Day to find a terrible trope revived, writes Alex Brummer.
January 3, 2023, 1:15 pm
OPINION: Vibrant, yes, but all is not well in the community
Can our community make 2023 the year it accommodates the unaffiliated masses? Alex Brummer assesses the potential pitfalls facing British Jewry.