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.
March 19, 2013 2:19pm
Manny Waks has led the charge to publicize dozens of allegations of sex abuse in the Melbourne Jewish community, but critics charge him of grandstanding. Dan Goldberg reports for JTA.
March 6, 2013 11:38am
Ben Zygier, the Australian-Israeli dual national known previously as Prisoner X, worked for the Israeli government, Australia’s foreign minister confirmed for the first time.
March 4, 2013 10:57am
Australian Jewry’s gay community celebrated its “bar mitzvah” at the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras.
February 21, 2013 12:24pm
The head of a suburban Sydney day school denied allegations that he was aware of child sexual abuse taking place at the institution decades ago and failed to report it to authorities.
February 21, 2013 11:45am
The fired principal of a Jewish school in Melbourne reached an out-of-court settlement on the eve of his unfair dismissal case in the Federal Court.
February 20, 2013 4:02pm
As more acquaintances of Ben Zygier go public with what they know about the enigmatic man known as Prisoner X, the affair has raised charges of dual loyalty for Australian Jews.
February 20, 2013 1:04pm
The Zionist Federation of Australia slammed media claims that Israel programs serve as recruitment camps for the Mossad.
February 19, 2013 11:28am
Australian Jewry’s highest body welcomed the announcements by the Australian and Israeli governments of further inquiries into the death of Ben Zygier, the Australian-Israeli national known as Prisoner X.
February 15, 2013 9:18am
Allegations of child sex abuse, rampant in Melbourne’s Jewish community, have spread to Sydney with police mounting investigations into two individuals.
February 13, 2013 3:46pm
More information has begun to emerge about the mysterious man known as Prisoner X who hanged himself in Israel’s Ayalon Prison in 2010.