Findings: Islamophobic attitudes very low in Australia

Findings: Islamophobic attitudes very low in Australia

Australians aren’t as Islamophobic as we’re led to believe – Riaz Hassan – The Conversation 27.02.17 Research in the US and Europe shows Islamophobia is a multi-dimensional, graded phenomenon, which is not captured in single-item surveys… Our findings show almost 70%...
Who’s afraid of Saul Alinsky?

Who’s afraid of Saul Alinsky?

Who’s afraid of Saul Alinsky ­ and why? – Jake Romm – The Forward 22.02.17 While the Chicago born son of two Jewish Russian immigrants made a name for himself as a community organiser, he is most famous now for his 1971 book ‘Rules For Radicals’. Alinsky’s...
WATCH: ‘Rapping Rabbi’ fools talent judges

WATCH: ‘Rapping Rabbi’ fools talent judges

Britain’s Got Talent judges fooled by Jewish prankster’s rapping rabbi act – Cnaan Liphshiz – Jewish News 25.02.17 As one of the UK’s best-known pranksters, Simon Brodkin is well versed in the art of infiltration. Includes video...
Jesus in Jewish and Israeli Art

Jesus in Jewish and Israeli Art

A rabbi, a wandering Jew, a martyr: Jesus in ‘Israeli’ art – Shaul Setter – Haaretz 25.02.17 A new show at the Israel Museum illustrates the extensive presence of Jesus in Jewish and Israeli art. But when it comes to explaining the attraction to this...
Herzog’s 10-point plan – will anyone buy it?

Herzog’s 10-point plan – will anyone buy it?

Isaac Herzog details his 10-point plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace – Isaac Herzog – Haaretz 23.02.17 Israeli opposition leader’s plan: sides will agree on decade of calm, during which time West Bank will be a violence and incitement-free zone; settlement...