Tag Archives: Peter Wertheim

Religious Freedom Review: ECAJ ‘cautiously welcomes’ findings + Schools reject discrimination | AJN

See also: MEDIA RELEASE: Religious Freedom Review and Federal Government Response | ECAJ Jewish community responses to religious discrimination in schools ECAJ ‘cautiously welcomes’ findings December 23, 2018 THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has “cautiously welcomed” the long-awaited … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE: Religious Freedom Review and Federal Government Response | ECAJ

MEDIA RELEASE: Religious Freedom Review and Federal Government Response 15.12.2018 To download this media release in PDF format, click here. Religious Freedom Review and Federal Government Response 16 December 2018 The Executive Council of Australian Jewry, the peak representative body of … Continue reading

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ECAJ responds to Bill Leak’s “Waffen-SSM” cartoon

The Australian has published a letter from the Executive Council of Australian Jewry in their September 22 letters column, in response to Bill Leak’s “Waffen-SSM” cartoon: I refer to Bill Leak’s cartoon (“Waffen SSM”, 21/9). It can be readily accepted that … Continue reading

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AIJAC should apologise for unsubstantiated criticism of Greens policy

On June 27 2016 the Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) published an article by Ahron Shapiro critical of the Australian Greens entitled “The Greens and Israel“. The article opened with the following caution: Pre-election polling and analysis suggests the … Continue reading

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ECAJ Media Statement on Orlando Terror Attack

ECAJ Media Statement on Orlando Terror Attack

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ECAJ & Marriage Equality

From: Michael Barnett Date: 16 February 2016 at 22:06 Subject: ECAJ & Marriage Equality To: Peter Wertheim <PWertheim@ecaj.org.au>, Robert Goot <president@ecaj.org.au> Hi Peter, Robert,   I see the ECAJ are keen to discuss “LGBT equality” for it’s ideological purposes:   … Continue reading

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Australian Jewish community leaders denounce Jerusalem Pride March knife attack

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry has issued a welcome statement [PDF] in response to the despicable knife attack in the Jerusalem Pride March overnight. MEDIA STATEMENT 31 July 2015 STABBING ATTACK IN JERUSALEM We are appalled and shocked by … Continue reading

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Rabbi’s homophobic comments provoke criticism, petition | Gay News Network

Rabbi’s homophobic comments provoke criticism, petition | Gay News Network.

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Anti-bully advocates fight back | Star Online

Anti-bully advocates fight back | Star Online. [PDF]

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History making statement issued by Australia’s Jewish peak body against ‘respected’ Orthodox Rabbi « mikeybear

History making statement issued by Australia’s Jewish peak body against ‘respected’ Orthodox Rabbi « mikeybear.

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