From The Desk Of Dr Ron Weiser AM-Own Goals

    Own Goals The Chagim have passed and yet the month did not go by without some notable events that affect Israel in the international arena. Just prior to Rosh Hashanah saw the funeral o...

From the desk of Dr Ron Weiser AM

    The end of democracy” trumpeted the headlines. 5 Prime Ministers in 6 years and half the time without an election! Oh hang on, that’s Australia. Israel. Same Prime Minister consistently...

From The Desk of Dr. Ron Weiser AM 

  What a week or two. The AIPAC Conference in the United States followed by Purim. In terms of masks and fancy dress, hard to tell them apart. In fact the whole United States election process se...

As the terror lingers on 

Emily Gian  It was the morning after International Women’s Day when I awoke with thoughts of penning an inspired piece about Israeli women and their influence on all aspects of Israeli society. As I ...

From the Desk of Ron Weiser AM

Retired US Congressman Barney Frank, long time liberal Democrat and strong Obama supporter, repeated two interesting questions last week in Sydney that continually baffle observers of the Middle East...

Laboring on about Israel 

The NSW Labor Party held its annual party conference over the weekend. In a year when a federal election is due to take place, no doubt there would have been a plethora of matters up for discussion o...

Time Is On Our Side

15 December 2015 By Ted Lapkin T’is the season for end-of-year summations, tra-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la. The newspapers are full of articles covering a range of topics ranging from politics through t...

From Immorality to Illegality

7 December 2015 By Ted Lapkin Last week was a mixed bag on the BDS front, with some good, some bad and some very, very ugly. In the bad department, the National Womens’ Studies Association in the US ...

From The Desk of Dr Ron Weiser AM

It was the 16th of September when Mahmoud Abbas set off the recent troubles in Israel by escalating a national dispute into a religious one with his call to protect the Temple Mount from the Jews who...

Saving American Lives

Back on Track: Israeli Minister of Defence Moshe Ya’alon meets with US Secretary of Defence Ashton Carter at the Pentagon 6 November 2015 By Ted Lapkin   This past Monday I accompanied ZFA...