All posts tagged Israel Kipen

Schools pioneer mourned

ISRAEL Kipen, Holocaust survivor, philanthropist and Jewish day schools pioneer, has passed away at 98. Kipen was among a small circle that founded Mount Scopus Memorial College, Australia’s first Jewish day school, in 1948.

Classic Zionism text is an e-book

WHEN eminent Melbourne scholar Israel Kipen wrote Ahad Ha-am: The Zionism of the Future in 1997, it soon became the definitive study of one of Zionism’s most influential figures, Hebrew