Marrickville’s Israel boycott: anti-Semitism or legitimate protest?

ABC Radio National’s Breakfast Show

Ever since Sydney’s Marrickville council passed — and then rescinded — a boycott on Israel, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict has been the subject of heated debate. But is the boycott anti-semitic because it targets Jews as individuals, or is it a legitimate protest against Israel’s presence in the occupied Palestinian territories?

Visit their website to listen to the show: http://www.abc.net.au/rn/breakfast/stories/2011/3336609.htm

Guests:

Danny Lamm
President, Executive Council of Australian Jewry

Antony Loewenstein
Co-founder, Independent Australian Jewish Voices

Samah Sabawi
Australians for Palestine

Eric Abetz
Liberal Senator

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