Category Archives: Australia

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APAN campaign: C’mon Australia: Vote to end the Occupation, Recognise Palestine!

C’mon Australia: Vote to end the Occupation, Recognise Palestine! As early as this month, the UN Security Council will consider a resolution giving for a timetable to end the Occupation of Palestine- Australia must vote yes to this!  Also, whilst

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APAN campaign: C’mon Australia: Vote to end the Occupation, Recognise Palestine!

C’mon Australia: Vote to end the Occupation, Recognise Palestine! As early as this month, the UN Security Council will consider a resolution giving for a timetable to end the Occupation of Palestine- Australia must vote yes to this!  Also, whilst

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Australian Jewish leaders seething over former FM’s pro-Palestine shift

Australian Jewish leaders seething over former FM’s pro-Palestine shift Bob Carr has increasingly become known for his critical stance on Israel, but in earlier days cofounded the Labor Friends of Israel.   By Dan Goldberg 13:18 13.11.14 SYDNEY – Australian

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Australian Jewish leaders seething over former FM’s pro-Palestine shift

Australian Jewish leaders seething over former FM’s pro-Palestine shift Bob Carr has increasingly become known for his critical stance on Israel, but in earlier days cofounded the Labor Friends of Israel.   By Dan Goldberg 13:18 13.11.14 SYDNEY – Australian

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Canberra Times Op-Ed: BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts

BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts November 14, 2014 Melissa Parke An Israeli flag flies on a hill near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Elazar. Photo: Reuters It is telling that  Peter Wertheim and Alex Ryvchin  (“Labor

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Canberra Times Op-Ed: BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts

BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts November 14, 2014 Melissa Parke An Israeli flag flies on a hill near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Elazar. Photo: Reuters It is telling that  Peter Wertheim and Alex Ryvchin  (“Labor

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‘What’s behind the Jewish National Fund?’ website launch

From AJDS: Dear AJDS members and supporters,After almost a year of work we’re finally ready to launch our new campaign website: ‘What’s behind the Jewish National Fund?‘ Please have a read and share it with your family and friends. We’re

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‘What’s behind the Jewish National Fund?’ website launch

From AJDS: Dear AJDS members and supporters,After almost a year of work we’re finally ready to launch our new campaign website: ‘What’s behind the Jewish National Fund?‘ Please have a read and share it with your family and friends. We’re

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The Forgotten Palestinians – Australian speaking tour by APHEDA partner Olfat Mahmoud

​Dear ​Friends Speaking Tour by Olfat Mahmoud – VIC, SA, ACT & NSW Olfat Mahmoud is the founder and director of long-time APHEDA partner organisation the Palestinian Women’s Humanitarian Organisation which operates in two refugee camps in Lebanon. Like 450,000

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The Forgotten Palestinians – Australian speaking tour by APHEDA partner Olfat Mahmoud

​Dear ​Friends Speaking Tour by Olfat Mahmoud – VIC, SA, ACT & NSW Olfat Mahmoud is the founder and director of long-time APHEDA partner organisation the Palestinian Women’s Humanitarian Organisation which operates in two refugee camps in Lebanon. Like 450,000

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Peter Slezak on BDS and its critics

BDS and its critics Peter Slezak   Berlin pavement memorial to four of the 6 million   There has been a shameless tendency to exploit the memory of the Holocaust to silence criticism of Israel. By playing on deep sensitivity

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Peter Slezak on BDS and its critics

BDS and its critics Peter Slezak   Berlin pavement memorial to four of the 6 million   There has been a shameless tendency to exploit the memory of the Holocaust to silence criticism of Israel. By playing on deep sensitivity

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Australian Jews Speak Out Against ‘Slaughter Of Innocents’

WAR ON GAZA 11 Aug 2014 Australian Jews Speak Out Against ‘Slaughter Of Innocents’ By Chris Graham Keywords: jews against the occupation vivienne porzsolt 164 Australian Jews have signed an open letter condemning Israel’s assault on Gaza. Chris Graham reports.

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Australian Jews Speak Out Against ‘Slaughter Of Innocents’

WAR ON GAZA 11 Aug 2014 Australian Jews Speak Out Against ‘Slaughter Of Innocents’ By Chris Graham Keywords: jews against the occupation vivienne porzsolt 164 Australian Jews have signed an open letter condemning Israel’s assault on Gaza. Chris Graham reports.