January 5th, 2012

Letter of Complaint to SBS re:The Promise

This letter is a formal complaint under the SBS Codes of Practice (‘the SBS Codes’) concerning the free-to-air broadcast by SBS television of the British-made television series, The Promise. The four…

December 6th, 2011

ECAJ Welcomes Abandonment of BDS by Greens

ECAJ welcomes NSW Greens decision to abandon official support for BDS – calls for ‘more mature and measured attitude’ The decision by the NSW Greens to drop their earlier resolutions calling…

November 7th, 2011

President Rebukes Rhiannon over Gaza Comments

Greens NSW Senator Lee Rhiannon today issued a statement calling on the Israeli government “to immediately release Michael Coleman”, an Australian member of the Freedom Waves to Gaza Flotilla, who has…

October 12th, 2011

ECAJ Welcomes Announcement of Gilad Shalit's Release

The President of the ECAJ Dr Danny Lamm, welcomed the announcement on Tuesday by the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, that an agreement has been concluded under which Gilad Shalit…

October 12th, 2011

ECAJ Welcomes Government Support of Sechita

Dear Minister Both personally and on behalf of the Australian Jewish community I write to thank you and your State Ministerial colleagues for your wise decision at the Primary Industries Ministerial…

September 26th, 2011

ECAJ Support for Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ), the elected representative organisation of the Australian Jewish community, presents the following submission for consideration by the Panel concerning the proposal to recognise Aboriginal…