But the wily Galloway sure made mincemeat of this well-meaning but woefully ill-prepared Jewish youth.
For starters, brave misguided young Alex should have been equipped, if not by a monograph such as this then at least by wikipedia, to counter George's assertion that there's never been antisemitism in the Muslim world.
Hasn't he heard of Hitler's friendship with the Mufti?
And does the lad really know so little of Jewish claims to Eretz Israel?
Let's hope Alex doesn't exemplify the state of Jewish education in Britain today.
Talking of antisemitism in the Islamic world, there's an interesting recent article here