Cannot Remain Silent – Jemima Light

Recently, the Australian Jewish Democratic Society (AJDS) was condemned by the JCCV in a motion moved by the State Zionist Council of Victoria. The motion ‘deplores and condemns the [Don’t Buy from the Settlements Campaign] policy on the basis that it is repugnant.

June 2011 AJDS Newsletter is now out.

The June 2011 Newsletter is out now (see the last link below)! It includes reports on Naomi Chazan’s visit, the ins and outs of BDS, including at statement to the June 2011 Plenum of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria, a report on Labor Refugee Policy, the controversy over the St Kilda Community House, income inequality in Australia, and much more!!
Follow the link for this issue, and the archive.

AJDS December 2009 Newsletter is available.

As usual, the Newsletter is jam-packed with commenty and opinion, including:
-A critical view of the latest Australian anti-Semitism report from the Executive Council of Australian Jewry, by Sol Salbe
-Opinions on the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions Campaign
– Ten Reasons to send more (US) troops to Afghanistan, Arthur Washkow
Dafna Golan on Israeli Denialism and the Goldstone Report.