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.
July 19, 2013 6:54am
Australian Jews criticized the Maccabi movement for continuing to employ officials responsible for the deaths of four Australians at the 1997 Maccabiah Games.
July 17, 2013 9:05am
An American-born teacher who pleaded guilty to child molestation at a Jewish school in Melbourne was assisted in fleeing to Israel by his employer, a prosecutor alleged.
July 2, 2013 7:25am
Australia’s new deputy prime minister, Anthony Albanese, said he is “very critical of a lot of Israel’s policies” and is a founding member of the Parliamentary Friends of Palestine group.
July 1, 2013 10:03am
A man who was found guilty of vandalizing a historic Jewish cemetery in New Zealand must leave the country to avoid a jail sentence.
June 26, 2013 8:55am
Australia’s former prime minister, Kevin Rudd, who expelled an Israeli Mossad agent from Canberra in 2010, was re-elected to help the government remain in power.
June 24, 2013 6:31am
The Chabad rabbi at the center of a scandal surrounding his views on allegations of child sex abuse in Sydney two decades ago has apologized.
June 23, 2013 3:11pm
A senior Chabad rabbi in America suggested some of the Jewish victims of child sex abuse in Australia may have consented.
June 11, 2013 9:08am
Two Auschwitz survivors were among the recipients of the prestigious Order of Australia awards.
June 10, 2013 6:44am
Avram Zeleznikow, a Vilna Ghetto survivor and partisan fighter whose restaurant in Melbourne became a meeting place for the survivor community, has died.
June 7, 2013 6:32am
Police in Australia say they now have four primary suspects for the 1982 bombings of the Israeli Consulate and the Hakoah Club, and have offered a $100,000 to help flush them out.