September 14th, 2021

Revenge for 9/11, like the Holocaust, would be in thriving

The following article has been published in The Australian by ECAJ co-CEO Alex Ryvchin. A few weeks before the surrender of Nazi Germany in May 1945, a group of survivors of…

September 3rd, 2021

A Rosh Hashanah message for the Australian Jewish Community

  “Dear Friends I want to begin by conveying my best wishes to you all as we approach Rosh Hashanah and our Yamim Noraim. There is no sense in pretending that…

August 26th, 2021

Afghan crisis

Many of us have been deeply concerned by news reports of the events unfolding in Afghanistan and what it means for the welfare of millions of individuals, especially women and girls,…

August 24th, 2021

Nazis, Covid protests and antisemitism

The following article has been published in The Times of Israel – The Blogs and J-Wire by ECAJ Research Director Julie Nathan. Racism in the 21st century has focussed on opposing…

August 24th, 2021

Review of the relisting of Hamas’ Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Co

The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) is currently reviewing the recent decision of the Minister for Home Affairs to relist of Hamas’ Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades as a…

August 17th, 2021

Taliban take-over of Afghanistan

To download this statement in PDF format, please click here. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ), the peak representative body of the Australian Jewish community, deplores the forcible take-over of…