Employment: Sydney

February 15, 2019 by  

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The birth of the AUJS Holocaust Education Tour

February 13, 2019 by  

Noa Bloch writes: In August 1941, in reprisal for a prisoner successfully escaping Auschwitz, the Nazis indiscriminately selected ten prisoners to be starved to death. Read more

Bishop joins push to retain religious education in NSW schools

February 8, 2019 by  

Bishop Brian Mascord of Wollongong has expressed strong opposition to the push from the NSW Teachers Federation to have religion classes removed from public schools. Read more

Saving a historic building

February 3, 2019 by  

In the quiet Israeli university town of Rehovot, a name which means  “wide expanses” in Hebrew, an historic building with important Australian and Jewish links, is in danger of falling into disrepair. Read more

Nothing Left has nothing left

January 22, 2019 by  

Michael Burd has been a highly visible advocate for Israel and conservative values for many years and is one half of the Nothing Left program on Melbourne’s J-Air which is now in recess after 5yrs of community radio. What makes him tick? Why was the plug pulled? Read more

Jerusalem…and its university

January 22, 2019 by  

Jerusalem, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, was a fitting home to Australian students who took part in the Mishpatim program in Israeli and International Law last month…writes Mandy Blumenthal. Read more

Aubrey Krawitz: Fundraiser and people raiser extraordinaire

January 11, 2019 by  

As 2018 drew to a close, the Sydney community lost one of its most charismatic and dynamic personalities…writes Peter Wise. Read more

JNF Tour: Day 10 and the end of the journey

January 11, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF Tour: Day 9

January 11, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF Tour: Day 8

January 9, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

Readers Letters: Courage to Care shares its shock

January 9, 2019 by  

The rally in St Kilda last Saturday 5 January by extremist individuals espousing white supremacist views has shocked us all. Courage to Care condemns all actions targeting people based on their ethnicity or religion, and under no circumstances can the Nazi salute or the open display of Nazi symbols be tolerated or linked to sensible democratic debate. Read more

JNF Tour: Day 7

January 9, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF Tour: Day 6

January 7, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF on Tour: Day 5

January 7, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF on tour: Day 4

January 6, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

Jeremy Spinak was a unifier

January 4, 2019 by  

Jeremy Spinak was a unifier. The last thing he would have wanted is to use his funeral as a launching pad for communal arguments. He is in the world of truth and we are thankfully in the world of rectification…writes Yankel Koncepolski. Read more

JNF on tour: Day 3

January 4, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF on tour: Day 2

January 3, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current KKL-JNF Education Study Tour to Israel reports on the day’s activities. Read more

JNF on tour

January 2, 2019 by  

Each day a member of the current JNF mission reports on the day’s activities. Read more

A tragedy foretold – a reader’s letter

December 21, 2018 by  

This week’s decision of the National Labor conference calling on the next Labor Government to recognize  Palestine as a state marks the end of bipartisanship on support for Israel in Australia. Read more

Victorian Government launches Bystander Intervention – responding to Islamophobia and Antisemitism program. 

December 15, 2018 by  

The first of eight government-funded sessions of the Bystander Intervention Program has been held at Melbourne’s Immigration Museum. Read more

JIFF: Week 2

November 1, 2018 by  

The Jewish International Film Festival enters its second week… Read more

Australian Pro-Israel Christians show their support

November 1, 2018 by  

As millions of Australians mourn the tragic deaths at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, we re-affirm our support and friendship and will continue to do all within our power to educate and act in support of our Jewish friends and the nation of Israel. Read more

Eulogy: Naji Solomon Dingoor

October 21, 2018 by  

Naji Solomon Dingoor came from humble beginnings in India and made a wonderful life for his family here in Sydney, Australia. He was a light-hearted, good-humoured man who loved to sing the lines of the latest songs on the radio. We all know that deep voice with the loud contagious laughter that resonated throughout a room. Read more

Tel Aviv scientist lights the way in detecting cancer cells

October 14, 2018 by  

Any surgeon removing a cancerous tumour stares down immense risk. They face a dilemma—balancing the removal of all present cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible. Walking that tightrope necessitates caution, which can lead to lingering cancer cells that spread elsewhere and increase the risk of recurrence. Read more

Obituary: Gisella Scheinberg OAM

October 12, 2018 by  

Everyone who met Gisella had a story to tell. Gisella always said it how it was: whether you were too fat, too thin, too loud, going white or a myriad of other things, she felt it was her duty to tell you. She had a cheeky sense of humour, but not everyone knew the kindness that she showed to people behind the scenes. Read more

Pro-Israel leaders praise Nikki Haley as example of ‘shining city on a hill’ for nations to follow

October 10, 2018 by  

Nikki Haley, who has been the face of the Trump administration’s strong stances in support of Israel, has resigned as ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday. Read more

Dave the Mensch

October 5, 2018 by  

In June 2016, the day after two Palestinian terrorists murdered four Israelis in the bustling Tel Aviv Sarona Complex, Dave Sharma took his entire Embassy team to Sarona for lunch, in a show of solidarity and support with Israel…writes Arsen Ostrovsky. Read more

An Australian pianist hailed a New York taxi driver

September 21, 2018 by  

In 1983 Sydney pianist Sarah Grunstein, who had moved to NY to study at Juilliard, stepped onto the curb on West 57th St. There were 7 empty taxis coming along. She got into the first, an old yellow checker cab… Read more

The renewal of a community

September 13, 2018 by  

Recently I returned  from a sabbatical in Israel which gave me time for introspection and reflection…writes Rabbi Shneur Reti-Waks. Read more

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