All posts tagged Gareth Narunsky

ECAJ calls for apology over headline

THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has lodged a complaint with SBS for running a story entitled “Israeli settlers storm Al-Asqa mosque”.

Rifi: ‘No room for politics’

THE prominent Muslim doctor targeted in a campaign of intimidation for his involvement in a humanitarian charity that brings Israelis and Palestinians together to help sick Palestinian children says his support of the organisation is now "much stronger than it has ever been".

Denouncing antisemitism in NSW parliament

ON the same day she was elected chair of the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Israel, Upper House Liberal MP Natalie Ward made a stirring speech in Parliament denouncing antisemitism.

Parke slammed over ‘Israel lobby’ comments

THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has called on former Labor MP Melissa Parke to apologise for saying “It is not wrong to say the Israel lobby has excessive influence in the Australian political system”.

Muslim leader threatened over charity support

THE NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) has thrown its support behind prominent Muslim community leader Dr Jamal Rifi after he became the target of threats due to his support of the charity Project Rozana.

‘Our responsibility to help Israel’

WE are living as Jews "in the best time in history", newly installed Keren Hayesod-UIA (KH-UIA) World Board of Trustees chairman Steven Lowy told The AJN earlier this month.

Albanese’s record on Israel ‘somewhat mixed’

THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has urged new Labor leader Anthony Albanese to ensure his party does not go down the same route as its British counterpart.

Rabbi Gutnick to remain head of RCANZ

RABBI Moshe Gutnick is to remain president of the Rabbinic Council of Australia and New Zealand (RCANZ) despite the High Court rejecting an appeal application by the Sydney Beth Din (SBD), which he heads, to overturn contempt of court convictions against four of its members.

TAFE acts after Jewish student told to ‘burn’

A JEWISH TAFE student was left too scared to go to class after enduring two years of antisemitic bullying.

Sharma: ‘I will always stand up for Israel’

NEW Wentworth Liberal MP Dave Sharma has pledged to "always stand up for Israel" and to be a "fervent combatant" of antisemitism and the anti-Israel boycott movement.