is a former national editor of the Australian Jewish News. He currently writes for Haaretz as well as The Jewish Chronicle in Britain. He is also a TV producer and writer for an independent TV production company.
April 26, 2013 11:43am
An Australian man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Jewish girl from an Orthodox school in Melbourne in the 1980s.
April 24, 2013 1:10pm
Australia’s prime minister signed a declaration about combating anti-Semitism, saying the bigotry “pollutes our world right now.”
April 18, 2013 11:38am
An Australian Jewish students union launched an online drive to rescind a Sydney University student council resolution calling for an academic boycott of Israel.
April 15, 2013 10:06am
Raoul Wallenberg, who helped save up to 100,000 Jews during the Holocaust, will be made an honorary Australian citizen, the country’s first such honor.
April 12, 2013 10:09am
A former teacher at an Orthodox boys school in Melbourne pleaded guilty to charges of sexual assault against students there.
April 10, 2013 10:32am
Australian businessman Frank Lowy, speaking to the March of the Living at Auschwitz-Birkenau, recalled how his father was killed for refusing to surrender his prayer shawl and tefillin at the Nazi camp.
April 7, 2013 10:04am
Facebook removed a page featuring anti-Jewish content, including a photo of murdered Jews in a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen with the headline “Lazy Jews.”
April 5, 2013 9:08am
A Jewish organization in Melbourne could face expulsion from the community’s umbrella body for launching a campaign supporting the boycott of products from West Bank settlements.
March 27, 2013 8:53am
A longstanding Jewish lawmaker was promoted to junior minister in a cabinet reshuffle after a botched attempt to overthrow the Australian prime minister.
March 25, 2013 6:26pm
The man known as “Prisoner X” unwittingly caused the arrest of two Hezbollah supporters who were spying for Israel, a German magazine claims.