Jews Down Under

Radical Muslim cleric goes unchecked

Just picked this up in my News subscription from today’s “The Drum” on the ABC website. Thought it was a good article to re-post Rachael Kohn – opinion. In this article first published in 2009, ABC Religion broadcaster Rachael Kohn wrote about the “extreme attention-seeking behaviour” of Sheik Haron, the …

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A Book Review:The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel,

academic boycott against Israel

Written and submitted by William D. Rubinstein. Professor William D. (Bill) Rubinstein is an Australian academic who in 2005, when living and working in the UK, resigned his membership of the Association of University Teachers in protest at its (subsequently revoked) decision to boycott two Israeli universities, Haifa and Bar-Ilan. …

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Fatah MP: For diplomatic reasons Abbas condemned synagogue massacre.

Items like this published here, are published daily by Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) and the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI). We urge you to click links to take you further to read and see items which are impossible to post. Please subscribe to these sites, in order for you …

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Hamas On Campus.

Editor’s Note: Please be aware this article originates in the USA. These organisations exist in Australia, and I am sure elsewhere in the world, I don’t think they are a radicalised here as the USA though. Submitted by ‘Hamas on Campus’. MSA (Muslim Students Association) and SJP (Students for Justice in Palestine) …

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Bob Carr of ‘Australia’s Protocols of Zion Paranoia.’

Posted with the permission of Rabbi Shmuley Boteach from his Facebook page. As an American who is married to an Australian, whose children are Australian citizens, and who visits this beautiful country annually, I care deeply when the decency of Australia is maligned by the likes of Bob Carr. His …

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The Train Ride that I will Never Forget

Posted with permission of   Jacob Richman from his website. A welcomed good feel article for a change. Hi Everyone, Tonight, I paid a visit to a friend recovering from surgery in Shaarei Tzedek Hospital in Jerusalem. His recovery is going well and tomorrow they may let him go home. I …

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Lebanon’s Apartheid Laws

Khaled Abu Toameh, an Israeli Arab Muslim, is a veteran award-winning journalist who has been covering Palestinian affairs for nearly three decades. He studied at Hebrew University and began his career as a reporter by working for a PLO-affiliated newspaper in Jerusalem. Abu Toameh currently works for the international media, …

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Rosh Hashana Greeting

September 21.2014. My Friends, As Jews celebrate the New Year around the world, we can take pride in all that unites us. The Jewish people always unite when faced with great challenges and the past year was no exception. Over the past few months three of our teenagers were kidnapped …

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Message to the Australian Jewish Community from the President of the ECAJ

MESSAGE TO THE AUSTRALIAN JEWISH COMMUNITY FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE ECAJ Our community has experienced a very difficult time during and in the aftermath to Israel’s Operation Protective Edge.We have seen a paradigm shift in attitudes towards Israel and by extension the Jewish community, including an unprecedented upsurge in …

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Media Release:Jewish students call for academics to withdraw their support for discrimination

The Australasian Union of Jewish Students has hit out at a letter in support of discrimination signed by Australian academics. On 30 July 2014 five naïve and innocent Jewish students attempted to attend an open public lecture hosted by the Monash Socialist Alternative. On arrival they were extensively interrogated, and …

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Antisemites? Anti-Zionists? Who US?

Prof. Anne Bayefsky condemns UN & Global Antisemitism @ THE UN, Sept 8, 2014. Professor Anne Bayefsky declared from the belly of the beast: “The United Nations is the leading global purveyor of AntiSemitism; it has launched a legal pogrom against the Jewish state as it singles out Israel disproportionally …

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Not a “Palestinian problem”; A Jewish problem.

The West, Muslims, Israel and “Palestine”: Europe is not doing itself any favors by being weak. The supposed “Palestinian problem” of  how to create a “Palestinian State” is nothing more than a lie which camouflages an entirely separate issue, one that can be formulated as “how to destroy Israel.” Why …

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An Open Letter to the Muslim World.

Written and posted with the permission of Rabbi Simon Jacobson of the Meaningful Life Center .    An Open Letter to the Muslim World. What Would Your Grandfather Say? — An informal entry in my personal blog today — Dear Cousin, As relatives that go back thousands of years to …

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Palestinians: The Invented People.

  “The history of the Palestinian people goes back as far as”… This is where Arab “historians” disagree. Some say the “Palestinian people” have a proud 4000-year history; others say 10,000 years, 30,000 years, and even –don’t laugh- 200,000 years, which makes the Neanderthals pretty young people compared to the …

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Ongoing harassment and vilification of students on campus.

The Australasian Union of Jewish Students has voiced concern at the weak response from La Trobe University to the ongoing harassment and vilification of students on campus. Following the overwhelming failure of a hateful anti-Israel motion proposed by the Socialist Alternative at the La Trobe Student Union (LTSU) last week, …

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Antisemitic Attack on Jewish Children on School bus.

  This mother says 8 drunk men stormed her school bus in Bondi screaming ‘kill the Jews’, threatening to cut the throats of terrified kids on board. “They were screaming ‘Heil Hitler’, ‘Kill the Jews’, ‘Palestine must kill you Jews’, ‘We are going to cut your throats and slice your …

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Mike Carlton resigns from Fairfax Media after intense pressure

Mike Carlton resigns from Fairfax Media after intense pressure from antisemitic backlash. Published at News.com FAIRFAX has confirmed columnist Mike Carlton has resigned after intense pressure to apologise after using anti-semitic and abusive language towards readers. Fairfax’s Head of Business Media Sean Alymer told 2UE this morning: “What got him …

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SMH offers an apology of sorts for racist/antisemitic cartoon.

      This as far as I am concerned is a back-handed apology. We apologise: publishing cartoon in original form was wrong. Read more here: The offending cartoon. EDITORIAL There has been widespread reader and community reaction during the past 10 days over a cartoon that was used to …

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Hamas to the children: shoot Jews. Sydney protest: “Jihad is the answer”

This link to the Andrew Bolt blog which was sent to me. I think our Government needs to have a good long hard look at where this country is heading. Andrew Bolt BLOG Filmed on the streets of Lakemba, this protest, with young men chanting [alternative link to video here]: …

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AUJS. Imagine rocket attacks on Australian Universities

The Australasian Union of Jewish Students has launched a new campaign to put Israel in context for university students. The campaign focuses on imagery of university campuses under rocket fire with the text ‘what would you do?’. “This intentionally provocative campaign puts students into the shoes of innocent Israeli civilians who …

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