Israeli peace activist calls “annexation” “apartheid” on webinar

June 23, 2020 by  
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Encouraging viewers to rethink both the historical and current circumstances in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, renowned Israeli author and peace activist AB Yehoshua called annexation “apartheid” and stressed the importance of Israel extracting this “cancer” from its society. Read more

Double speak needs to be challenged

June 22, 2018 by  
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George Orwell hit the nail on the head when he stated: “The further society drifts from truth the more it will hate those that speak it”…writes Michael Kuttner. Read more

NIF: ‘We can support Israel and work to end the occupation’

June 18, 2018 by  
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The New Israel Fund (NIF) Australia hosted the successful Melbourne and Sydney book launches of ​Kingdom of Olives and Ash: Writers Confront the Occupation​ last week. Read more

New Israel Fund attains tax-deductiblity status

May 5, 2017 by  
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The New Israel Fund (NIF) Australia Foundation has been recognised by the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) as a public benevolent institution (PBI) enabling it to give tax-deductible receipts for donations. Read more

The peace process from the inside

September 29, 2015 by  
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Over 300 people recently attended a talk in Sydney by Ambassador Martin Indyk for the New Israel Fund, addressing the topic, “The Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process – From Inside the Negotiating Room.” Read more

Stone Cold Justice – NIF Australia has its say

February 11, 2014 by  
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Following the broadcast last night of the ABC Four Corners programme “Stone Cold Justice”, Robin Margo S.C., president of NIF Australia, said: “The application of military justice to Palestinian juveniles in the West Bank has long been of concern to Israeli NGOs.  And the Israeli Government, to its credit, accepts that raising such concerns is a proper function of its national human rights organisations.” Read more