All posts tagged Evan Zlatkis

Coalition’s CCTV pledge

THE Coalition will invest $143,000 in enhanced CCTV at Bondi Beach to fight back against a recent spate of antisemitic graffiti if re-elected next month.

South Head, Rabbi Milecki reach settlement

A DEAL has been reached to resolve the dispute between former South Head Synagogue spiritual leader Rabbi Benzion Milecki and the now-in-liquidation shule.

Chief Rabbi Lau tours Australia

Israel's top rabbi has a message for young Australian Jews: be proud of your religion, study your heritage, and marry someone Jewish - he advised while visiting Sydney and Melbourne.

Jewish groups speak out over Manus Island

Thirteen Jewish communal organisations have backed a statement regarding the humanitarian crisis on Manus Island, condemning the Australian government's lack of compassion and decency as "shameful".

Jewish roof bodies: ‘Legalise SSM’

COMMUNAL roof bodies have urged the government to legalise same-sex marriage in the wake of the postal survey which showed 61.6 per cent of respondents supported marriage equality.

Greens leader’s tweet on Israel slammed

Greens leader Richard Di Natale has been slammed as "disingenuous" by Australia's Jewish roof body after suggesting that Australia should refrain from signing defence agreements with Israel because of settlements.

Honouring our humanitarians

SYDNEY’S George Newhouse and Nicole Mekler have been recognised for their outstanding humanitarian work, taking out Stand Up’s Ron Castan Humanitarian Award and Young Humanitarian Award respectively last month.

Labor MP sorry over Nazi comparison

FEDERAL Labor frontbencher Joel Fitzgibbon has apologised after comparing the Australian Workers' Union raids conducted by the Australian Federal Police to Nazi Germany.

Balkin wins major gong

SYDNEY-BORN, New York-based banker Jeremy Balkin has been crowned the overall winner in the 2017 Advance Global Australian Awards.

Israel ‘captured my heart and my mind’

EIGHT senior journalists, editors and producers shared their thoughts on Monday night on an intensive week-long study mission they'd recently been on to Israel and the West Bank.