Communal Rosh Hashanah Statement Against Racism

Communal Rosh Hashanah Statement Against Racism

The AJDS and nearly twenty other Jewish organisations have signed onto the following communal Rosh Hashana statement against racism: As Jewish organisations committed to social justice, egalitarianism and the values of liberal democracy, we are committed to an...
Communal Rosh Hashanah Statement Against Racism

Communal Rosh Hashanah Statement Against Racism

The AJDS and nearly twenty other Jewish organisations have signed onto the following communal Rosh Hashana statement against racism: As Jewish organisations committed to social justice, egalitarianism and the values of liberal democracy, we are committed to an...
Rosh Hashana Newsletter – An Introduction

Rosh Hashana Newsletter – An Introduction

By AJDS Executive Dear AJDS members and supporters, We would like to welcome you back to the AJDS newsletter, now named – Just Voices – after a year-long hiatus. We hope this platform can provide you with an informative space for intelligent writing and...
Rosh Hashana Newsletter – A Friendship

Rosh Hashana Newsletter – A Friendship

By Dennis Martin “Salaam aliekum”. “Shalom aleichem”. A hug, a laugh and so we greet each other. Me, a Jew using the Muslim greeting and Najaf Mazari, a Muslim using the Hebrew greeting. And so it has been on most Saturday afternoons for the past 4 years. We sit in...
Rosh Hashana Newsletter – Green Lips

Rosh Hashana Newsletter – Green Lips

By Arnold Zable This article first appeared in The Well. The suffering of asylum seekers currently in detention on Nauru and Manus Island is unbearable. Imagine it, to be living in tents, in the heat and rain, on isolated islands, with years of waiting ahead, in...