Online Hate Prevention Institute reaches the 10-year mark

January 24, 2022 by  
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The Online Hate Prevention Institute has celebrated its 10th anniversary.

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Oboler to attend important forum on the Holocaust remembrance and antisemitism

October 8, 2021 by  
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Andre Oboler heads to Sweden this weekend,  the sole Australian representative making the long trip to attend the Malmö International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism.

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Online Hate Prevention Institute welcomes Victorian Government’s response to the anti-vilification inquiry but sounds a warning

September 8, 2021 by  
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The Online Hate Prevention Institute has welcomed the Victorian Government’s response to the Inquiry into anti-vilification protections but warned that the critical issue of online hate, which is fuelling much of the vilification the inquiry investigated, may not be receiving the urgent attention it needs. Read more

Ben & Jerry’s and antisemitism

July 22, 2021 by  
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Twitter exploded with the news of Ben & Jerry’s new position on Israel. Read more

JCCV now under new management

December 30, 2020 by  
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The short-lived presidency of Dr Andre Oboler of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria is now over,  a month before its planned date at end of January. Read more

Dr Andre Oboler’s short-lived presidency

December 24, 2020 by  
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One month after being elected president of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria, Dr Andre Oboler has announced his resignation from the role, effective 29 January 2021. Read more

Protecting the memory of the Holocaust

November 15, 2016 by  
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The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) has held a conference in Romania attended by Australian experts. Read more

Anti-virus Conference

May 18, 2015 by  
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Officially billed as the 5th. Global Forum for combating Anti-Semitism this gathering of delegates from most parts of the globe took place last week in Jerusalem…Michael Kuttner reports. Read more

Preventing online hate

December 10, 2014 by  
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New software has been launched by the Online Hate Prevention Institute. Read more

Watching YouTube

April 16, 2014 by  
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The Online Hate Prevention Institute has launched a new initiative inviting the community members to register for access to an online system which will lodge complaints of hate content on YouTube. Read more

What we think

April 14, 2014 by  
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Thirty one multicultural and religious communities in Victoria have responded to the opportunity offered by Attorney-General Senator George Brandis and the Federal Government  to comment on the  proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act (RDA). Read more

Facebook faces online hate protest

October 15, 2013 by  
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The Melbourne-based Online Hate Prevention Institute has played an integral role in a protest by more than 75 people at Facebook HQ in Menlo Park Calfornia over the issue of antisemitism and Holocaust denial on the social media platform. Read more

Facebook asked to treat Holocaust Denial as Incitement to Hatred

August 18, 2011 by  
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The Online Antisemitism Working Group of the Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism has called on Facebook to treat Holocaust denial as incitement to hatred.  Read more