February 2nd, 2023

Current trends in antisemitism in Australia

The piece has been published in The Australian Jewish News by ECAJ Research Director Julie Nathan. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has just released its annual Report on Antisemitism…

February 1st, 2023

J-Air interview on the ECAJ’s antisemitism report 2022

ECAJ’s Julie Nathan discusses the 2022 antisemitism report with Gary Max on J-Air. For more information, read the ECAJ Annual Report on Antisemitism 2022 here.

January 28th, 2023

ECAJ statement on Jerusalem Synagogue massacre

To download this statement in PDF format, please click here. We are horrified by the unfolding terrorist attack in Jerusalem, during which a Palestinian terrorist entered a synagogue in the Neve…

January 27th, 2023

SBS – Assaults, verbal abuse, and harassment: ‘Alarming’ rise of antisemitism in Australia

The piece has been published in SBS News. Australia’s peak national Jewish body is calling for action to tackle an “alarming” rise in antisemitic incidents. Defaced campaign posters of former federal…

January 27th, 2023

ABC News – Fears impact of Holocaust may be lost as survivors pass away

Executive Council of Australian Jewry co-CEO Peter Wertheim told ABC News it’s vital to keep lessons of the Holocaust alive, as research from the council reveal antisemitic incidents are on the…

January 27th, 2023

ABC Radio National – Antisemitism on the rise

Recently, some Australian Open spectators were seen wearing t-shirts with a ‘Z’, a so-called Russian ‘zwastika’ symbol that represents support for the Ukraine invasion. It’s part of a sharp global resurgence…