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Hamas and Fatah united?

Rival Palestinian political parties Hamas and Fatah met in Gaza this week before reconciliation talks in Cairo next week. Hamas has relinquished administrative control of the Gaza strip to the Fatah led Palesti...
James posing with his two guests

Yom Kippur, the day of atonement

Shalom! After Yom Kippur, God Forbid is hosting its first all-Jewish panel. This week James Carleton schmooses with Rabbi Zalman Kastel and Dr Avril Alba for this fun and irreverent look at Judaism — but don...

Compassion

Compassion is a song cycle for voice and orchestra, drawing on Jewish and Islamic writings and poetry.. Created by two of Australia’s finest musicians - composer and conductor Nigel Westlake and singer-songw...

Israeli journalist Nir Baram

Israeli journalist and author Nir Baram discusses the political situation in Israel and why they need a reconciliation process to bring about peace. Listen to the interview by Geraldine Doogue with Nir Baram...
view from balcony of jerusalem

‘Balcony Over Jerusalem’

US President Donald Trump continues to make unforced errors in the White House — but he remains ever the optimist — not least when it comes to resolving the seemingly intractable conflict between Israel and the...