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Conflict at Kehillat Masada

IN what is believed to be a first in Jewish adult education in Australia, Rabbi Gad Krebs from Kehillat Masada has created a series of talks, debates and discussions designed to make people feel uncomfortable – at least initially.

Taking the helm of the Sydney rabbinate

NEW president of the Rabbinical Council of NSW (RCNSW) Rabbi Eli Cohen hopes to strengthen the RCNSW itself by uniting the rabbinate.

Hate directed at Jewish councillor

THE target of recent anti-Semitic graffiti in Marrickville has likened the slur to something from 1930s Germany.

Board muscles in on Marrickville

JUST a few weeks after Marrickville Council was pressured into dumping its Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) plan against Israel, the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBD) is moving onto the council’s turf, temporarily.