Labour’s race and faith manifesto includes a vow to enhance the powers and functions of the commission to make it “truly independent”.
At his own election campaign event in Scotland, Prime Minister Boris Johnson described the chief rabbi’s comments as a “very serious business”.
“I’ve never heard anything like it and clearly it is a failure of leadership on the part of the Labour leader that he has not been able to stamp out this virus in the Labour Party,” he said.
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