All posts tagged Nazi

Labor MP sorry over Nazi comparison

FEDERAL Labor frontbencher Joel Fitzgibbon has apologised after comparing the Australian Workers’ Union raids conducted by the Australian Federal Police to Nazi Germany.

School apologises for students’ Nazi ‘prank’

STUDENTS at Sydney's Shore school will be addressed on leadership and racism by the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) after an image surfaced of the school's deputy headmaster with a group of students making a salute alongside a Nazi flag.

Musical tribute to honour Babi Yar victims

A CONCERT in Melbourne in September will bookend the 75th anniversary commemorations of the Nazi massacres at Babi Yar, Ukraine in 1941.

Jail for users of term ‘Polish death camps’

The Polish government has proposed a bill that would make the use of terms like “Polish death camps” a crime punishable by jail time.

Swastikas daubed in Bondi

Police are appealing for witnesses after 15 swastikas drawn in permanent black marker were located on Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach, on Tuesday (August 9).

Locals repulsed by swastikas

PITTWATER Council has removed a swastika that had adorned a telegraph pole for a year, following a complaint from a resident which The AJN followed up.

New chapter in Holocaust saga

Bestselling Australian author Morris Gleitzman has written almost 40 books, including a series about a Jewish boy in Nazi-occupied Poland. The latest book in this remarkable children's series was released recently.

Outrage over Nazi auction

A CANBERRA auction house that placed a selection of Nazi memorabilia under the hammer recently has been panned by the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) and the Anti-Defamation Commission.

Artwork returns to heirs

FOR the past 23 years, Swiss lawyer Olaf Ossmann has been trying to track down a major collection of paintings belonging to a wealthy Jewish businessman who fled the Nazis […]

Holocaust horror with Hitchcock touch

FILMMAKER Alfred Hitchcock was known as the master of horror and carved a career out of exploring the darkest depths of the human mind. But there was one true-life atrocity […]