MORE than 450 members of the community joined parliamentarians and other dignitaries at Glen Eira Town Hall late last month to commemorate the victims of the Shoah.
More than 100 members of the community, among them Peter Kohn, flocked to the JCCV plenum on Monday night as Age editor Andrew Holden sought to defend his paper’s coverage of Israel.
FORMER Melbourne resident Marta Wise was one of two Israeli Holocaust survivors to speak at the United Nations in New York last week as part of a ceremony held to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
MAGEN David Adom (MDA) NSW president Roland Nagel is asking the community to continue the strong support it has shown in years past this Red Sunday.
AFTER almost 30 years as chief executive of The Shalom Institute and Shalom College, Dr Hilton Immerman has announced he will retire at the end of the year.
FORMER Labor national president Warren Mundine has described a motion seeking to ban Labor MPs, officials and Young Labor members from accepting subsidised trips to Israel as “bizarre”, “disgusting” and “anti-Jewish and anti-Israeli”.
LABOR MP Michael Danby has stepped up his criticism of the government’s stance on Iran, after the country’s Supreme Leader uploaded a video that questioned whether the Holocaust took place.
THE educational arm of Chabad Headquarters in New York has written to the trustees of the Yeshivah Centre objecting to its proposed restructuring.
APPROXIMATELY 100 people attended the annual Raoul Wallenberg commemoration earlier this month, held by the Raoul Wallenberg Unit of B’nai B’rith Victoria in conjunction with the City of Port Phillip.