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Tag archives: anti-Semitism

Rundle: violent, right-wing anti-Semites are on the march. So where’s the outrage?

Guy Rundle November 29, 2017 15 Comments

Despite their growing presence on campuses and in cities across Australia, far-right anti-Semites are barely being acknowledged by certain Jewish groups.

Maiden Malcolm Roberts runs with anti-Semitic myths

Bernard Keane September 14, 2016 13 Comments

One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts peddled some of the core myths of anti-Semitism in his first speech to the Senate.

Crikey to blame for muzzling asylum seeker activists

Crikey May 28, 2015 2 Comments

Crikey readers have their say about asylum seeker activists, anti-Semitism, and why Bernard Keane should not write about the carpark in Parliament House.

Jake Lynch ‘relieved’ to be cleared of serious misconduct

Jake Lynch ‘relieved’ to be cleared of serious misconduct

Sally Whyte May 27, 2015 4 Comments

Jake Lynch has been cleared of charges of anti-Semitism for his actions during an anti-Israel protest at Sydney University.

Rundle: why Jews (and everyone) need to stand up for halal

Rundle: why Jews (and everyone) need to stand up for halal

Guy Rundle May 14, 2015 30 Comments

There are shades of anti-Semitism at the root of the anti-halal nonsense.

Why Jake Lynch was waving money around at an anti-Israel protest

Why Jake Lynch was waving money around at an anti-Israel protest

Crikey March 25, 2015 14 Comments

Jake Lynch is a long-time supporter of Palestine, but he has shown no evidence of anti-Semitism, whatever his ideological enemies might say, writes Sydney University senior lecturer Nick Riemer

Razer’s Class Warfare: Apple a cruel industrialist in Hillsong Jesus clothing

Razer’s Class Warfare: Apple a cruel industrialist in Hillsong Jesus clothing

Helen Razer September 11, 2014 10 Comments

The emotional incontinence of idiot tech journalists as they fetishise graven images (read: iPhones and Apple Watches) glorifies a god (read: cult leader) that is not as benevolent as it seems.

The dangerous essentialism of anti-Semitic and Islamophobic cartoons

The dangerous essentialism of anti-Semitic and Islamophobic cartoons

Jeff Sparrow August 5, 2014 17 Comments

In Australia, there should be no place for reactionary essentialism while we debate politics and ideas, says Overland editor Jeff Sparrow.

Australian Jewish News calls for Fairfax boycott

Australian Jewish News calls for Fairfax boycott

Myriam Robin August 1, 2014 36 Comments

The Australian Jewish News has called on its readers to cancel their subscriptions to Fairfax Media after a column by Mike Carlton and its illustrating cartoon were slammed by the paper as antisemitic.

Why crying wolf on anti-Semitism harms us all

Why crying wolf on anti-Semitism harms us all

Crikey July 23, 2014 47 Comments

The pro-Israel lobby is quick to use the term "anti-Semitism" where it is not warranted. But there really are people who hate Jews and by overusing the term we reduce its power, writes Larry Stillman from the executive of the Australian Jewish Democratic Society.