Former mayor of London Ken Livingstone has been fired from his LBC radio show following his remarks that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler supported Zionism.
Livingstone said last month that “let’s remember when Hitler won his election in 1932, his policy then was that Jews should be moved to Israel. He was supporting Zionism before he went mad and ended up killing six million Jews.”
He made the comments in defense of Labour MP Naz Shah who was suspended from the party after she shared a meme on the internet calling for Israel’s population to be relocated to the US.
Livingstone became the most prominent Labour figure to be suspended after defending Shah.
The Labour Party has suspended dozens of its members over allegations of “antisemitism” and racism in the past two months.
Livingston has not apologized for his remarks which resulted in his sacking from his own show.
LBC’s owner, Global Radio, said Livingston would not return to his Saturday morning…