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Leveson, Murdoch, Salmond – and SCoJeC!

By SCoJeC, June 18, 2012

The Leveson Inquiry into "the culture, practices and ethics of the media" certainly has all the makings of a surreal soap opera, with all its bizarre subplots and unforeseen twists and turns, but even in our wildest imaginings we did not expect that SCoJeC would join the cast!
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12vi_leveson.html

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MEMO 311

By SCoJeC, June 17, 2012

MEMO 311 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_311_18_june_2012.pdf

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MEMO 310

By SCoJeC, June 10, 2012

MEMO 310 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_310_11_june_2012.pdf

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MEMO 309

By SCoJeC, June 3, 2012

MEMO 309 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_309_4_june_2012.pdf

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MEMO 308

By SCoJeC, May 29, 2012

MEMO 308 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_308_30_may_2012.pdf

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MEMO 307

By SCoJeC, May 20, 2012

MEMO 307 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_307_21_may_2012.pdf

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Thought for the Day – BBC Radio Scotland

By SCoJeC, May 17, 2012

SCoJeC Director Ephraim Borowski presented "Thought for the Day" on BBC Radio Scotland: "Mony a Mickle Maks a Consensus"
http://www.scojec.org/pov/tftd/tftd.html

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A musical supper in Edinburgh

By SCoJeC, May 15, 2012

There was a great turnout when SCoJeC Council member and Chair of the Edinburgh Liberal Jewish Community, Gillian Raab, offered to host a "Being Jewish in Scotland" dinner for Jewish people in the Edinburgh area.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12v_bjis_edinburgh/bjis.html

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MEMO 306

By SCoJeC, May 13, 2012

MEMO 306 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_306_14_may_2012.pdf

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Four Corners 34

By SCoJeC, May 13, 2012

The latest issue of "Four Corners" (no. 34) is out now! Read it at
http://www.scojec.org/4cs/4cs.html

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Would you like to work for the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities?

By SCoJeC, May 8, 2012

We're looking for a new Public Affairs Officer who will liaise with MSPs and Ministers, other ethnic and faith communities, public bodies, police and prosecutors, etc; represent the Community on policy matters; liaise with UK Jewish organisations; respond to requests for information and assistance from both within and outwith the Community; and provide advice and assistance to communal organisatio

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MEMO 305

By SCoJeC, May 6, 2012

MEMO 305 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_305_7_may_2012.pdf

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Dancing in Dunoon!

By SCoJeC, May 6, 2012

The biggest Jewish event in Dunoon for many years took place when SCoJeC organised a "Celebration of Jewish Music" with Glasgow’s newest Klezmer band, Kasha-Malasha, as part of our "Being Jewish in Scotland" project.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12iv_bjis_dunoon/bjis.html

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High Court Confirms that Anti-Israel Attack on Jewish Student is "Racist"

By SCoJeC, May 2, 2012

The High Court has upheld a Sheriff’s ruling that an attack on a Jewish student because he had an Israeli flag on his wall was “racially motivated”, and could not be justified by his political beliefs.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12v_st_andrews/appeal.html

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Landmark Judgement at Scottish High Court of Criminal Appeal

By SCoJeC, May 1, 2012

Attacking a Jewish student because of his identification with Israel as part of his Jewish identity was criminal and racialist.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12v_st_andrews/chaplaincy.pdf

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MEMO 304

By SCoJeC, April 29, 2012

MEMO 304 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_304_30_april_2012.pdf

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SCoJeC's "Celebration of Jewish Writing" – the first Jewish event in Inverness for 50 years!

By SCoJeC, April 29, 2012

As part of our Being Jewish in Scotland project, SCoJeC took three award-winning Jewish writers to Inverness in a celebration of Scottish Jewish writing. Rodge Glass, Annemarie Allan, and J.

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MEMO 303

By SCoJeC, April 23, 2012

MEMO 303 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2012/memo_303_23_april_2012.pdf

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Thought for the Day – BBC Radio Scotland

By SCoJeC, April 18, 2012

SCoJeC Director Ephraim Borowski presented "Thought for the Day" on BBC Radio Scotland: "Remembering and Commemorating"
http://www.scojec.org/pov/tftd/tftd.html

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SCoJeC's Government Grant Renewed

By SCoJeC, April 5, 2012

SCoJeC has been awarded Scottish Government funding for the next three years for our “Empowering and Connecting Communities” project.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2012/12iv_equality_fund.html

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