Why give voice to bigots?

Why are the Melbourne Age and the Sydney Morning Herald giving voice to an Islamaphobe? The Age and SMH have published a velvet-voiced piece by Mark Durie which to those who don’t know better, looks like an accurate portrayal of violence in Islam. There are two...

Innocent Prisoners in Our Midst

Keep children of refugees in detention is outrageous and an offense against human rights. Hear about it at Get Up . It has nothing to do with security, but everything to do with dog whistle and lowest common denominator politics.

AJDS condemns murders in Itamar

The AJDS deplores the murder of the Fogel family in the West Bank settlement of Itamar. This is a horrific crime and heartrending tragedy for the community in which it occurred. We hope that the person or people responsible will be apprehended and brought to justice....

The Rise of Organised Intolerance

Hold the back page! The detailed scoop on the QSociety’s links can be read in New Matilda. The full version, edited down because of space limitations, includes a discussion of the ‘quite interesting views’ of Bill Muehlenberg of the Australian Family...

The Rise of Organised Intolerance

Hold the back page! The detailed scoop on the QSociety’s links can be read in New Matilda. The full version, edited down because of space limitations, includes a discussion of the ‘quite interesting views’ of Bill Muehlenberg of the Australian Family...

Melbourne Age attacks racist campaign

The Melbourne Age has an account of the events surrounding the Alma Road Community House, as well as an editorial in which the AJDS gets a guernsey for its work. As the Age says, “Encouragingly, this racist campaign has led some members of the Jewish community...