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Israel Resources

Information Resources: For regular updates on Israel please use any of the following to assist in keeping up to date with events. Newsletter Executive Council of Australian Jewry ZFA newsletter: newsletter@zfa.com.au; Times of Israel: https://www.timesofisrael.com/ https://emanuel.org.au/resources/ https://tbi.org.au/situation-in-israel-2023/ Situation in Israel 2023 – North Shore Temple Emanuel (nste.org.au) JCCV update Mental Health resources and psychological resources This includes […]

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The view inside Labor – a reflection from Zionism Victoria

Labor MP Michelle Ananda-Rajah addressed a meeting of the Zionism Victoria Executive on Thursday evening. The Member for Higgins discussed her recent trip to Israel, as well as Penny Wong’s announcement earlier this month that the Government would henceforth be referring to the West Bank and East Jerusalem as “Occupied Palestinian Territories”. Reflecting on the […]

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A rabbinic response to Israel’s judicial overhaul

Last week was a somber and distressing week for the Jewish people. As Jews around the world grappled with the profound question of how such unspeakable atrocities could have befallen our community on the solemn occasion of Tisha B’Av, we also mourned another significant event, which some have referred to as “Shisha B’Av”; for, on […]

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Message from Union for Progressive Judaism

Dear friends, Just a few weeks ago, Lesley Sachs visited our shores imploring us to support our brethren in Israel who are standing strong in challenging times. Over 500,000 Israelis have taken to the streets marching behind banners and signs authored by the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism, who are bringing light in to the […]

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