Category Archives: Australia

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Melbourne Uni student association votes for an academic & artistic boycott of Israel

Student body joins boycott of Israel THE AUSTRALIAN JULY 23, 2014 Ean Higgins A MELBOURNE University student association has voted for an academic and artistic boycott of Israel, as the global boycott, divestment, sanctions campaign gains ground on Australian campuses.

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Melbourne Uni student association votes for an academic & artistic boycott of Israel

Student body joins boycott of Israel THE AUSTRALIAN JULY 23, 2014 Ean Higgins A MELBOURNE University student association has voted for an academic and artistic boycott of Israel, as the global boycott, divestment, sanctions campaign gains ground on Australian campuses.

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Causes and solutions…writes Peter Slezak on Israel and Palestine

Causes and solutions…writes Peter Slezak July 24, 2014 by Peter Slezak When patriotic, tribal passions are at their height as now, it is undoubtedly the hardest but the most important time to pause in the name of our common humanity

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Causes and solutions…writes Peter Slezak on Israel and Palestine

Causes and solutions…writes Peter Slezak July 24, 2014 by Peter Slezak When patriotic, tribal passions are at their height as now, it is undoubtedly the hardest but the most important time to pause in the name of our common humanity

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Two Australian Jews, Two Australian Palestinians: An Open Letter On The Simple Truth

Two Jews, Two Palestinians: An Open Letter On The Simple Truth By Michael Brull, Samah Sabawi, Peter Slezak and Randa Abdel-Fattah The Al Aqsa hospital in Gaza was shelled by the Israeli Defence Force yesterday. The enduring international silence around

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Two Australian Jews, Two Australian Palestinians: An Open Letter On The Simple Truth

Two Jews, Two Palestinians: An Open Letter On The Simple Truth By Michael Brull, Samah Sabawi, Peter Slezak and Randa Abdel-Fattah The Al Aqsa hospital in Gaza was shelled by the Israeli Defence Force yesterday. The enduring international silence around

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Australia drops ‘occupied’ from references to Israeli settlements

 Australia drops ‘occupied’ from references to Israeli settlements George Brandis sparks heated debate by saying areas under negotiation should not be described in ‘judgmental language’ Australian Associated Press theguardian.com, Thursday 5 June 2014 13.05 AEST George Brandis speaks in the

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Australia drops ‘occupied’ from references to Israeli settlements

 Australia drops ‘occupied’ from references to Israeli settlements George Brandis sparks heated debate by saying areas under negotiation should not be described in ‘judgmental language’ Australian Associated Press theguardian.com, Thursday 5 June 2014 13.05 AEST George Brandis speaks in the

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Peter Goers: The shame of Israel’s Palestine apartheid

Peter Goers: The shame of Israel’s Palestine apartheid Peter Goers Sunday Mail (SA) May 17, 2014 10:30PM A Palestinian man walks next to the separation barrier between the West Bank and Jerusalem. Source: AP JESUS wept. In Palestine, Jesus wept

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Peter Goers: The shame of Israel’s Palestine apartheid

Peter Goers: The shame of Israel’s Palestine apartheid Peter Goers Sunday Mail (SA) May 17, 2014 10:30PM A Palestinian man walks next to the separation barrier between the West Bank and Jerusalem. Source: AP JESUS wept. In Palestine, Jesus wept