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December 8, 2015 – 3:43 pm | Comments Off

Following Galus Australis’ transition away from an online magazine to a Facebook based community group, the site was to be taken offline (on Friday 11 December).
However, as that date became closer, we received several requests …

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Galus Australis wants YOU!

January 12, 2015 – 3:46 pm | Comments Off

Galus is looking to build our team for 2015.
Who we are
Galus Australis is a fully independent Australian Jewish media outlet. We exist to host discussion and debate about local issues and to foster community culture …

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Message from the editor: Martin Place

December 17, 2014 – 6:23 pm | 5 Comments

We at Galus Australis extend our deepest condolences to the families of Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson. We wish the surviving hostages a speedy recovery.
Monday’s events shook us as a nation and we will no …

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Just How Far Right Is Spiritgrow? Odd Goings On at Wheeler and Ari Shavit Demolishes Anti-Zionism

May 25, 2014 – 4:14 pm | 8 Comments

From the Editor:
While Galus usually avoids the Israel Palestine issue, preferring to focus on issues Antipodean, we believe three recent stories bring the conflict in the Middle East closer to home and warrant our readers’ …

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Breaking News: Emmanuel Althaus Accused Of Revealing Complainant Identity.

April 10, 2014 – 2:16 pm | 8 Comments
Breaking News: Emmanuel Althaus Accused Of Revealing Complainant Identity.

From the Editor:
We’re supposed to be on a break till after Pessach; however, some very important news has come to light.
From The Age:
“Police are investigating how a confidential complaint about sex abuse cover-ups at a …

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Bob Carr: Foreign Policy Subcontracted to Jews and Pessach Break

April 10, 2014 – 12:59 pm | 15 Comments

From the editor:
We publish a selection of excerpts and links to today’s revelations.
From The Sydney Morning Herald:
“Former foreign minister Bob Carr has published private text messages between himself and Julia Gillard to reveal the “extraordinary” …

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Update: Mizrachi Condemns and Leichter Defends – Chabad Rabbis Telsner and C.Z. Groner Join Anti-Zionists in Protest

March 12, 2014 – 9:50 am | 67 Comments

From the editor:
 Updates below the original article:
We apologise for the small size of the picture and reproduce the information here:
“Communal Tefillah Gathering: Melbourne Rabonim join the call of Gedolei Yisroel in Eretz Yisroel, America and …

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Police Reject Bima Rape Allegations: Calls for Manny Waks to Make a Statement

March 2, 2014 – 12:14 pm | 49 Comments
Police Reject Bima Rape Allegations: Calls for Manny Waks to Make a Statement

From the editor:
The Age reported on Friday afternoon that police have dropped all charges against Rabbi Glick related to the bima rape case. Addendum/correction: no charges were ever actually laid. The police have simply decided that there …

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Exclusive: Manny Waks to be Sued. Updated 19/12/2013: Manny Refers to “Blog’s” Defamatory Material

December 13, 2013 – 5:41 pm | 70 Comments

From the editor:
We have received the following information from a source that does not wish to be named:
“Mr Manny Waks Will be served imminently with papers by a certain family suing him for defamation. A …

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Breaking News: Rabbi Glick Interviewed According to Herald Sun and Rabbi Smukler’s Response – Updated 6:00pm

December 9, 2013 – 2:16 pm | 103 Comments

From the editor:
Manny Waks and Tzedek have published the following on their Facebook Wall:
“We can now confirm that a major figure within the Melbourne Yeshivah community has been arrested and formally interviewed on allegations of …

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Where Should The Money Go?

December 6, 2013 – 10:32 am | 7 Comments

From the editor:
Many readers will watch the video below, which has been doing the email rounds recently, and have a visceral reaction. That reaction will not be positive. Many will fume at what they perceive …

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