Abetz wants Shorten to voice his position on Palestinian recognition

October 31, 2018 by  
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Senator Eric Abetz has expressed his concerns that Labor keeps its position “under wraps”. Read more

Bill Shorten on Joe Berinson

June 26, 2018 by  
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Opposition leader Bill Shorten has spoken in federal parliament on Joe Berinson who passed away earlier this month. Read more

Bill Shorten: history’s most atrocious crime

January 29, 2018 by  
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Australia’s opposition leader Bill Shorten reflects on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Read more

State memorial service for Barry Cohen

January 22, 2018 by  
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition leader Bill Shorten will speak at a State Memorial for former Labor minister Barry Cohen. Read more

Beersheba notebook

November 1, 2017 by  
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It is hard to describe the feelings of being in Israel at this very special moment. Particularly, that of being an Australian in Israel and more specifically, spending yesterday in Beersheba…writes Ron Weiser. Read more

Danby’s ads authorised by parliament…but no more to come

October 9, 2017 by  
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The ads placed in the Australian Jewish News and briefly on J-Wire by Michael Danby criticising ABC Middle East correspondent Sophie McNeill have been stamped with approval by Parliament. Read more

Changes to section 18C

November 11, 2016 by  
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The Turnbull Liberal Government wants to change section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act to weaken protections against racist hate speech…writes Bill Shorten. Read more

Rosh Hashanah message from Bill Shorten and Tony Burke

September 30, 2016 by  
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Bill Shorten, Leader of the Opposition & Tony Burke, Shadow Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Australia for Rosh Hashanah have sent a Rosh Hashanah message to the Jewish community. Read more

Life at La Trobe

January 8, 2015 by  
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Jessica Cornish tackled intense anti-Israel sentiment at Melbourne’s La Trobe University. Read more

Shorten goes to school

July 23, 2013 by  
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New Minister for Education Bill Shorten recently joined Michael Danby in a meeting with the Australian Council for Jewish Schools. Read more