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.
October 16, 2013 5:29pm
A Chabad rabbi in Nepal averted the cremation of a 32-year-old Australian woman who died in a road accident.
September 18, 2013 4:18am
A former security guard at an Orthodox Jewish school in Melbourne was convicted of child rape and molestation.
September 17, 2013 6:05am
Joshua Frydenberg, the sole Jewish member of the new Australian government, was appointed to a junior minister position.
September 12, 2013 6:21am
The president of the Orthodox rabbinate in Australia issued an unequivocal apology to the victims of child sex abuse and urged perpetrators to turn themselves in to police.
September 9, 2013 7:05am
Australia’s Liberal Party leader Tony Abbott, a staunch supporter of Israel, was elected the country’s new prime minister.
September 4, 2013 6:48am
Maccabi Australia will conduct an independent review of its handling of a child sex abuse scandal that resulted in a former basketball coach being jailed last month for eight years.
August 28, 2013 9:30am
A French-Canadian film deemed “anti-Israel” was withdrawn from the Israeli Film Festival in Australia.
August 28, 2013 9:14am
Michael Danby, a Jewish lawmaker in Australia, is being criticized for changing the sample ballots he is sending to the large Orthodox Jewish community in his district.
August 14, 2013 11:05am
A former coach of a Maccabi basketball team in Australia was sentenced to eight years in prison for sexually abusing four girls more than a decade ago.
August 4, 2013 9:41am
Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has called new elections for Sept. 7, avoiding a conflict with Yom Kippur.
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