All posts tagged Australian Jewish Democratic Society

JCCV’s ‘sorry’ to Aleph 20 years on

HISTORY was made at the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) on Monday night when its plenum voted to apologise unconditionally to LGBTIQ+ advocacy and support group Aleph Melbourne for painful events that occurred 20 years ago.

Sorry seems to be the hardest word

OLD wounds were scratched at the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) plenum on Monday when it failed to formally apologise for denying affiliation to gay advocacy and support group Aleph Melbourne 20 years ago.

AJDS carpeted by roof body

THE Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) has voted overwhelmingly to censure the Australian Jewish Democratic Society (AJDS), one of its constituent organisations, over its promotion of a pro-Palestinian rally held in May.

Picnickers say no to intolerance

A Jewish-led picnic celebrating cultural diversity was hailed in the Victorian Parliament last week as “a powerful show of unity."

AJDS rebuked over Israel boycott

A MOTION condemning the Australia Jewish Democratic Society’s (AJDS) boycott of products made in Israeli settlements was passed with an overwhelming majority at a Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) plenum on Monday night.

Jewish group faces JCCV expulsion

THE Australian Jewish Democratic Society (AJDS) could be ousted from the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) after its Pesach campaign to encourage boycotts against Israeli settlements.