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.

Evening with Vivienne Porzsolt, long-time activist with Jews Against the Occupation.

  The AJDS would love to invite you to our next Israel-Palestine discussion group meeting with our guest – Vivienne Porzsolt, long-time activist with Jews Against the Occupation in Sydney. For three months last year, Vivienne spent time in the West Bank and Israel proper. There she stayed in Palestinian and Israeli homes, picked olives, took a Freedom Theatre bus […]

Is AJDS AWOL or are we just overwhelmed victims of social media?

Time for some self-criticism. In the ordinary course of things, one would have expected many opinions and articles from AJDS on its website in response to the current outbreak of violence between Israel and Hamas and we have been discussing a response, but are yet to produce. But as well, consider the need to respond […]