SA Organisations

    • Swartz - Ben1

    Israel, world Jewry turn up heat on BDS

    Jun 10, 2015 2 Comments
    Muhammed Desai tells SAJR Online that the mere fact that opposing BDS has become the main dominating campaign both in Israel & among SA organisational Jewry shows that BDS is moving from being an irritation to a serious problem and a threat to Israel in its current form. SAZF national chairman, Ben Swartz, says however that BDS-SA’s attempt to create a parallel between the struggle for freedom in SA and the situation in the ME “has backfired as it has been seen as an insult by all South Africans who suffered and lived under the Apartheid regime”.
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    • MichaelSieff

    Protecting children is paramount

    Jun 10, 2015 1 Comment
    Two weeks ago I received an official-looking letter from the Department of Social Development. I opened it carefully. It was my clearance certificate confirming that I am not a sexual offender and giving me permission to work with the children in our care.
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    • 2a-Mary Kluk tightcrop

    The SAJBD and world Jewry

    Jun 10, 2015 Go comment!
    In fulfilling its mandate as the spokesbody and civil rights lobby of South African Jewry, the Board benefits greatly from its relationships with international Jewish organisations. Through our maintaining contacts with these bodies and participating in global forums dealing with issues of concern to world Jewry, we have ready access to the skills, expertise and knowledge that our counterparts abroad can provide.
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