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  • Pollies’ Rosh Hashanah greetings 21 Sep 2022
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  • Jewish community decries private school students’ ‘horrific’ antisemitic comments 20 Sep 2022
    The Jewish community has slammed horrific antisemitic bullying at a Sydney private school. Holocaust survivor Olga Horak said her then-teenage grandson was bullied for being Jewish at...
  • ‘I’ll stop your bloodline’: Anti-Semitism reports grow across Sydney schools 11 Sep 2022
    Caitlin Fitzsimmons Sydney Morning Herald September 11, 2022 A Jewish student at a Sydney high school was told by another student that he would go back in time and become Hitler to “hunt down his family and stop the bloodline”. This is just one of the allegations that has come to light since The Sun-Herald revealed last week that ...
  • Portal inundated with antisemitic reports 8 Sep 2022
    Carly Adno The Australian Jewish News September 8, 2022 JUST days after launching an online portal for Jewish students and their families across NSW to report incidents of antisemitic bullying, The AJN understands the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBD) has already been inundated with disturbing reports. The NSW JBD launched the portal on Monday in response to a ...
  • Eastern suburbs schools grapple with Nazi salutes and anti-Semitic bullying 4 Sep 2022
    Caitlin Fitzsimmons The Sun-Herald September 4, 2022 Sydney high schools are seeing a rise in anti-Semitism, with at least two in the eastern suburbs dealing with incidents of Nazi salutes and Jewish students being bullied. The NSW Jewish Board of Deputies, the representative group for the Jewish community, has received reports of two cases of anti-Semitic bullying in Sydney’s ...
  • Discussions on gender equity 1 Sep 2022
    Carly Adno The Australian Jewish News September 1, 2022 “YOU can only be what you can see,” said Rabbi Jacqueline Ninio at the start of Sunday’s Social Justice Summit at Emanuel Synagogue. The focus of the day’s discussions was gender equity in leadership roles across Jewish community organisations and what needs to be done to ensure leaders represent the ...