Posts Tagged: Australian Jewish community

I Think I Just Chose to be a Token Jew – new blog post by Yaakov Aharon

“Don’t be anyone’s useful idiot,” Sam warned me. “The Jewish community loves solidarity and Palestinian advocacy loves ‘token Jews’ so they can claim nothing is problematic. Just be Yaakov.” I took in Sam’s thought like a double shot of coffee

I Think I Just Chose to be a Token Jew – new blog post by Yaakov Aharon

“Don’t be anyone’s useful idiot,” Sam warned me. “The Jewish community loves solidarity and Palestinian advocacy loves ‘token Jews’ so they can claim nothing is problematic. Just be Yaakov.” I took in Sam’s thought like a double shot of coffee

Brief Talk by Michael Brull at Limmud Oz 2013

Talk by Michael Brull to the session on “Pushing the parameters of being pro-Israel“ At the 2013, Limmud Oz Australia’s annual Festival of Jewish learning and culture I’d like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land, the Gadigal people of

Brief Talk by Michael Brull at Limmud Oz 2013

Talk by Michael Brull to the session on “Pushing the parameters of being pro-Israel“ At the 2013, Limmud Oz Australia’s annual Festival of Jewish learning and culture I’d like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land, the Gadigal people of

Haaretz – Cross-accusations among Jewish leaders in debate on Israel spill over into Limmud Oz conference

Brouhaha over Israel boiling Down Under Cross-accusations among Jewish leaders in debate on Israel spill over into annual Limmud Oz conference. By Dan Goldberg | Jun.17, 2013 | 11:56 AM Audience at the 2013 Limmud Oz conference. Photo by Shirli Kirschner THIS STORY

Haaretz – Cross-accusations among Jewish leaders in debate on Israel spill over into Limmud Oz conference

Brouhaha over Israel boiling Down Under Cross-accusations among Jewish leaders in debate on Israel spill over into annual Limmud Oz conference. By Dan Goldberg | Jun.17, 2013 | 11:56 AM Audience at the 2013 Limmud Oz conference. Photo by Shirli Kirschner THIS STORY

AJN: Slezak at Limmud-Oz was ‘storm in a teacup’

Slezak at Limmud-Oz was ‘storm in a teacup’ June 13, 2013 DESPITE the controversy that preceded this year’s Limmud-Oz, the event passed without incident over the long weekend and has been hailed as “the biggest ever, attracting 1200 participants including

AJN: Slezak at Limmud-Oz was ‘storm in a teacup’

Slezak at Limmud-Oz was ‘storm in a teacup’ June 13, 2013 DESPITE the controversy that preceded this year’s Limmud-Oz, the event passed without incident over the long weekend and has been hailed as “the biggest ever, attracting 1200 participants including

Ynet: Australia’s Jews fear ‘Prisoner X’ consequences

Australia’s Jews fear ‘Prisoner X’ consequences Australian Jews express concern over Zygier affair; ‘this is our Pollard affair,’ says Jewish lawyer. Jewish activist Antony Loewenstein: This is a wake up call, Jews should reexamine stance on Israel, IDF service Nitza

Ynet: Australia’s Jews fear ‘Prisoner X’ consequences

Australia’s Jews fear ‘Prisoner X’ consequences Australian Jews express concern over Zygier affair; ‘this is our Pollard affair,’ says Jewish lawyer. Jewish activist Antony Loewenstein: This is a wake up call, Jews should reexamine stance on Israel, IDF service Nitza