As details have emerged of Harvey Weinstein’s alleged behaviour over the decades, one is left asking how, in this age of the ever-present smart phone, has one of Hollywood’s best-kept secrets evaded the spotlight?
If rabbis want to rely on the Torah to define marriage, they must push for polygamy to be legalised, writes Eli Fisher.
We recognise that Michael Danby is an Australian Jewish institution, and we fully appreciate that, whatever our differences, as a community we have been enriched by his presence and his service.
Purposeful and productive debate is based on strong fact-based content and sound argument; not vilification or ridicule, hate speech or plain nastiness dressed up in sarcasm.
As Jews, we have been painted as villains and deviants using caricature, falsehood, and manipulation of societal fears by those who see us as second-class citizens. We should not stand by when this is done to others or to the LGBTIQ+ Jews amongst us.
LAST week in The AJN there was a full-page colour advertisement, authorised by Paul Monagle of the Australian Family Association. This advertisement is a scare tactic deliberately designed to stop
SELECTIVE outrage is nothing new in the Australian Jewish community, but it’s been blatantly obvious like never before in the last month. First there was the now infamous case of […]
THE latest series of Game of Thrones may have come to an end but for fans of intrigue, in-fighting and general jockeying for power, our own Jewish community is serving […]
THE number of Parliamentarians ensnared by the disqualification provisions of section 44(i) of the Australian Constitution is growing by the day.
HE arrived in Jerusalem minutes before, on his first visit to the Holy Land. Before him lay the majestic beauty of the Old City, on a bright summer morning, and the promise of an exciting day ahead.