(ANALYSIS) --- Gerald Kaufman, the Jewish, British Labour MP who once controversially compared Israel's devastating treatment of Gaza to the work of the Nazis, has died aged 86. Kaufman was "Father of the House," the longest-serving member on the benches, having entered parliament in 1970. Born in 1930 to Polish immigrants,
Jewish Labour MP, who died on Sunday aged 86, was known for decades of opposition to Israel’s government, once comparing it to the Nazis.
By Graeme Baker