Concern for asylum seekers

April 7, 2015 by  
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The Union for Progressive Judaism has expressed concern that key focus of the enquiry into Immigration Detention Facilities is on the provision of protection to the personnel running detention centres rather than addressing the key issues required in a policy relating to the asylum seekers and refugees themselves. Read more

Progressive rabbis declare abhorrence of child sexual abuse

August 23, 2013 by  
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During last Shabbat,  pluralistic Rabbis across Australia, New Zealand and Asia read out the Statement below as part of the Sabbath service. Read more

Progressives call for compassion

July 26, 2013 by  
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Australia’s Union for Progressive Judaism has attacked the government’s new stop-the-boats policy and called fro compassion for asylum seekers. Read more

Progressive Jewry welcomes US Gay Marriage decision

June 30, 2013 by  
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The roof body of Australian Progressive Jewry has welcomed the decision affording equal rights to married gay couples. Read more