Broadcasting doyenne accused of anti-Jewish hate speech

Broadcasting doyenne accused of anti-Jewish hate speech

Former SBS newsreader Mary Kostakidis has been accused of racial vilification. Zionist Federation of Australia chief executive Alon Cassuto has filed a complaint against her.

  • byChip Le Grand

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Israel kills more than 90 people in area it marked safe for Palestinians

Israel kills more than 90 people in area it marked safe for Palestinians

The strike,one of the war’s deadliest so far,took place in an area Israel’s military had designated as safe for hundreds of thousands of Palestinians.

  • byMohamed Jahjouh
Hamas official outlines detailed vision for future of Gaza

Hamas official outlines detailed vision for future of Gaza

Husam Badran said the militant group would give up civilian control in the territory,but would not disband its military wing.

  • byAdam Rasgon andJulian E. Barnes
‘We failed to protect the kibbutz’:Israel admits ‘severe errors’ on October 7

‘We failed to protect the kibbutz’:Israel admits ‘severe errors’ on October 7

The Israeli military has released the results of its first internal probe into the Hamas attacks on October 7,admitting to major failings in the defence of Kibbutz Beeri,a hard-hit town on the Gaza border.

  • byLoveday Morris andAdela Suliman
Usman Khawaja the cricketer,activist ... and politician?

Usman Khawaja the cricketer,activist ... and politician?

The ICC Test Cricketer of the Year explains why he continues to speak out on Gaza,his friendship with the treasurer and the likelihood of a political career.

  • byOsman Faruqi
State Library cracks down on staff wearing ‘political’ items

State Library cracks down on staff wearing ‘political’ items

Staff have been warned against wearing apparel with pro-Palestine symbols as part of a new dress code.

  • byMeg Watson
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Identity politics has the power to be meaningful. If only we stopped making it an incoherent mess

Identity politics has the power to be meaningful. If only we stopped making it an incoherent mess

Since the resignation of Senator Fatima Payman,fretting about identity politics has become a renewed national sport. Now it’s the frame through which all political actions must pass.

  • byWaleed Aly
Palestinian activist Hash Tayeh told he will be arrested for allegedly inciting hatred

Palestinian activist Hash Tayeh told he will be arrested for allegedly inciting hatred

The owner of Burgertory has been asked to attend a police station next week to be interviewed over chants and speeches at a series of pro-Palestine rallies in the city.

  • byChris Vedelago andMarta Pascual Juanola
‘I’ll be fighting tooth and nail’:Muslim leader vows to back Labor
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‘I’ll be fighting tooth and nail’:Muslim leader vows to back Labor

The government has run into trouble trying to find an envoy for Islamophobia,someone it hoped to unveil at the same time as the new antisemitism envoy.

  • byDavid Crowe andPaul Sakkal
‘Antisemitic stereotypes’:Meta to remove more posts attacking ‘Zionists’

‘Antisemitic stereotypes’:Meta to remove more posts attacking ‘Zionists’

Facebook and Instagram’s parent company has dramatically expanded its hate speech policy.

  • byKurt Wagner
Albanese shocked by ignorance of antisemitism

Albanese shocked by ignorance of antisemitism

The prime minister has appointed eminent lawyer and businesswoman Jillian Segal as Australia’s first envoy to combat discrimination towards Jews.

  • byPaul Sakkal