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 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.
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.