The JCCV Puppet Show 2013

The Jewish Community Council of Victoria is trying to convince people they’re against homophobia.  Yet they take bucket-loads of money from numerous member organisations that are deeply intolerant of homosexuality.

Here’s my response to their GLBTI Statement from Nina Bassat AM.  Click on the image to enlarge.

JCCV puppet show 2013

3 Responses to The JCCV Puppet Show 2013

  1. Corey says:

    Personally I think this is childish and unwarranted.

    No organisation or community has EVER gone from “homophobic” to “acceptance” over night. There has always been some with an organisation who harbour their old prejudices.

    But that doesn’t mean there isn’t benefit in doing SOMEthing rather than NOthing…

    All this cartoon tells me is that the author has been so personally hurt by some in the JCCV that his pain is too great to see any glimmer of good in their action towards inclusive behaviour.


    • They have a zero-tolerance policy on anti-Semitism. Seems to be a case of double standards. Are you making apologies for them? Anyway, Saying no to homophobia is about saying no to homophobia, not “oh ok, we’ll say no, but we really mean yes”. It doesn’t work like that. No means no.


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