The next 6 weeks will provide the Jewish community with a brief but vital opportunity to debate and fight for the issues that matter.
If you get the opportunity to question your local candidates, here are three key things you should ask:
- Where do you stand on the European Convention on Human rights?
- Do you believe it is time for a time limit on how long we hold asylum-seekers in detention?
- Do you think we can be doing more to support victims of human trafficking?
In her statement this week, Theresa May said this snap election was about unity. Our experience and history as Jews has taught us this much, that unity must mean ensuring rights for the vulnerable.
Read Sam’s full blog in Jewish News Online