July 5, 2018, 12:01 am
THE Jewish community has cautiously welcomed a landmark announcement by the Australian government ending direct aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) through the World Bank, amid growing concerns that Australia's tax dollars may be helping to fund terrorism.
August 24, 2017, 12:01 am
PROCEEDINGS have been launched against Facebook, Twitter and YouTube in the US Federal Court by Israeli activist organisation Shurat HaDin, the Israel Law Centre, claiming these social-media giants have hosted material inciting terrorism.
June 13, 2014, 12:00 am
THE University of Sydney branch of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) may have moved towards joining the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement if not for the intervention of NTEU national general secretary Grahame McCulloch.
April 1, 2014, 12:00 am
A LAWYER for Jake Lynch, the Associate Professor of the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPACS) at the University of Sydney, has accused Israeli civil rights group Shurat HaDin of attempting to financially damage and bankrupt its opponents in the NSW branch of the Federal Court on Tuesday.
November 7, 2013, 12:00 am
THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry has distanced itself from Israeli civil rights group Shurat HaDin after the latter filed a class action lawsuit against prominent BDS (Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions) supporter Jake Lynch.
August 13, 2013, 12:00 am
ISRAELI civil rights organisation Shurat HaDin has lodged an official complaint with the Australian Human Rights Commission against Associate Professor Jake Lynch for his support of the global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel.
June 21, 2013, 12:00 am
ISRAELI civil rights organisation Shurat HaDin has threatened legal action against several Australian supporters of the anti-Israel Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, including outspoken University of Sydney academic Jake Lynch and Sydney Peace Foundation head Stuart Rees.