September 14, 2015, 12:00 am
A MASS-circulation Australian postage stamp honouring Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who rescued tens of thousands of Hungarian Jews in the final months of World War II, is set to be issued next month, after a long personal campaign by Judi Schiff of Melbourne.
November 28, 2013, 12:00 am
IT was an atmosphere of mutual admiration as former prime minister Julia Gillard accepted the prestigious Jerusalem Prize on Tuesday evening, bestowed on her by the Zionist Council of Victoria (ZCV), the Zionist Federation of Australia and the World Zionist Federation, in recognition of her steadfast support for Israel.
By Phoebe Roth
August 8, 2013, 12:00 am
TRUE to his word that he would reconsider holding an election on Yom Kippur, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd this week announced Australia would go to the polls a week earlier on September 7, a move that has been met with praise by Jewish politicians on both sides of the divide.
By adam kamien