September 10th, 2019

Red Terror: How the Soviet Union Shaped the Modern Anti-Zionist Discourse

The following article has been published in the Australian Institute of International Affairs by Alex Ryvchin. Zionism has become perhaps the most maligned and distorted term in the vernacular of the Arab-Israeli conflict.  The origins…

September 6th, 2019

Call to scrap ‘free speech’ legal defence

The following article has been published in The Sydney Morning Herald by Jacqueline Maley. Commonwealth criminal laws prohibiting the incitement of violence based on race and religion are ineffective, says the head of the Executive Council…

September 3rd, 2019

Religious Discrimination Bill 2019: A Jewish community perspective

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. On 29 August 2019, the Federal government released an Exposure Draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill 2019 (the Bill) and two further Bills making…

August 5th, 2019

Historic meeting between PM and faith community leaders

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. In an historic meeting in Sydney on Monday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison met with 21 leaders of major faith communities in Australia…

August 1st, 2019

SBS upholds ECAJ complaint – Arabic News Report

To download the SBS official response in PDF format, click here. The SBS upheld the ECAJ’s complaint on SBS Arabic24 ‘Correspondent’s View’ & Arabic24 Online Headline. The ECAJ laid a complaint about…

July 29th, 2019

ABC response to ECAJ complaint: Radio Interview of Orly Noy

To download this statement release in PDF format, click here. The ABC has responded to the Executive Council of Australian Jewry’s (ECAJ) complaint concerning the interview of Orly Noy and Sara…