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‘Frightening Antisemitic Abuse is on the Rise in Australian Schools’

The recent gut-wrenching story of the Jewish student at a Launceston school subjected to antisemitic and Nazi abuse is just the tip of the iceberg. For Jewish students, public schools in Australia are not what you would imagine. Antisemitic bullying is alive and well, and these terrible forces are gaining traction. The frightening reality is that we are getting very close to a point where many young Australians will be hiding their Jewishness for fear of being targeted, singled out and mocked. Schools are supposed to provide an inclusive and nurturing environment in which our young people can learn, free from religious and racial assaults – that is, unless you are Jewish… Complete Article  HERE