All posts tagged Joshua Levi

Gonski to hurt Masada

MASADA College is the only Jewish school that will lose funding if the Gonski 2.0 proposals are passed by the Federal Senate.

Sparks fly over gay rabbi’s event

PLANS for Caulfield Hebrew Congregation (CHC) to host the first openly gay Orthodox rabbi speaking about Jewish homosexuality have alarmed sections of the Orthodox community, with a threat of a demonstration outside the shule during this Friday night’s event.

Another ‘significant milestone’ for the Yeshivah Centre

Nechama Bendet’s decision to leave the Yeshivah Centre has been met with cheers by victims of child sexual abuse, who believe she should have left years ago.

Justice for Malki: Put killer in jail

PRESSURE is mounting on Jordan to extradite convicted terrorist Ahlam Tamimi, who killed 15-year-old Australian Malki Roth and 14 others.

Former Aus PMs honoured in Israel

FORMER Australian prime ministers Julia Gillard and Tony Abbott are both in Israel this week receiving honorary doctorates from universities.

Federal budget: $10 million security boost

Jewish schools are expected to receive nearly $10 million in the latest round of security funding for educational institutions across Australia.

Principals shed light on teacher’s arrest

Victoria Police is working with Bialik College to identify students who may have been photographed by a former teacher who has been charged with making child pornography.

Rabbi Milecki locked out of South Head

South Head Synagogue’s Rabbi Benzion Milecki had his contract terminated and was barred from entering the shul for Shabbat. In scenes never seen before at an Australian shul, three security guards were employed to block Rabbi Milecki.

Hamas ‘remains committed to genocide’

Australian Jewish leaders have been quick to dismiss Hamas’ new policy document as a sham and a publicity stunt.

Store owner sorry for ‘No Israelis’

A store owner who refused to serve Israelis in Cairns has apologised for offending the Jewish community but also defended his actions.