“You have to think of the mens rea. There’s a difference between Spurs fans self-describing themselves as Yids and someone calling someone a Yid as an insult,” [David] Cameron told the Jewish Chronicle.
“You have to be motivated by hate. Hate speech should be prosecuted – but only when it’s motivated by hate.“
Spurs fans should not be punished for chanting ‘Yid’, says David Cameron (The Guardian)