February 19th, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Latest developments in Malka Leifer case

To download this media release by ECAJ President Anton Block in PDF format, click here. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry, the peak representative body of the Australian Jewish community welcomes…

February 13th, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: University of Sydney dismissal of academic, Tim Anderson

To download this media release in PDF format, click here. The University of Sydney has dismissed controversial academic Tim Anderson following the suspension of his employment in December 2018. The decision was…

February 12th, 2019

The far right, the “White Replacement” myth and the “Race War” brewing

The following article has been published in ABC Religion & Ethics and Times of Israel (Blog) by Julie Nathan. Little more than a year ago, far-right activists in Australia could reasonably accurately be…

January 31st, 2019

Amnesty International has lost its moral way with regard to Israel

The following article has been published in The Australian by Alex Ryvchin. Amnesty International has unveiled a new campaign to pressure digital tourism companies such as Booking.com, Expedia, Airbnb and TripAdvisor to delist…

January 25th, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Australia Day Message

To download this media release by ECAJ President Anton Block in PDF format, click here. The Australian Jewish community joins with our fellow Australians to mark our national day with both…

January 24th, 2019

ECAJ Inquiry Into Australian Citizenship Amendment Bill 2018

The ECAJ’s made a Submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security review of citizenship-stripping as an anti-terrorism measure. Our full written submission can be viewed here.