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  • Age-old hatred of Jews re-emerges out of left field 14 Nov 2019
    Anti-Semitism, the ancient hatred­ of Jews, is on the rise in Australia. Anti-Semitic incidents occur more frequently in schools and offices, and on our streets. On one...
  • Sky News: Antisemitism on the rise – even in our schools 6 Nov 2019
    CEO Vic Alhadeff was interviewed on the Sky News Australia Chris Kenny show about the rise in antisemitism in the Australian school sector.
  • Diverse community group to help steer burial policy 6 Nov 2019
    NSW Jewish Board of Deputies Honorary Life Member David Knoll AM has been appointed as a member of Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW’s newly-formed Community and Consumer Consultative Group. The full media release from the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment can be read .
  • Daily Telegraph: Vic Alhadeff ‘extremely concerned’ over anti-Semitic bullying 28 Oct 2019
    The state’s peak Jewish body says anti-Semitic incidents in Sydney schools have almost doubled in the past 12 months with some students reporting they’ve been told they...
  • ‘Invaluable’ insights in Israel 25 Oct 2019
    Eight senior Australian journalists recently visited Israel on a NSW Jewish Board of Deputies Study Mission led by its CEO Vic Alhadeff. By Shane Desiatnik Australian Jewish News October 25, 2019 EXPERIENCING Israel’s latest election campaign, having dinner on election eve with former prime minister Ehud Olmert, and touring three border regions alongside security and intelligence experts, were among ...
  • Bullying has ‘escalated alarmingly’ 24 Oct 2019
    Alhadeff: ‘People need to contact us when these incidents happen, otherwise these issues are not only left unresolved, but the message is that it is acceptable’. By Rebecca Davis Australian Jewish News October 24, 2019 INCIDENTS of antisemitism in NSW educational institutions have “escalated alarmingly in the last 12 months” according to the CEO of the NSW Jewish Board ...