We were fortunate to have senior journalist Peter Kohn with us at the UPJ Biennial in Pert; he wrote two follow-up articles about the conference. #TheAustralianJewishNews
Hate speech, vandalism and death threats against Rabbi Rick Jacobs, Rabbi Gilad Kariv and Anat Hoffman were graffitied onto the premises at Progressive congregation Beit Samueli-Kehillat Ra'anan. Click on "read more" below to read Rabbi Fred Morgan's article that appeared in the Australian Jewish News.
As the dust settles on the stunning upset in the American Presidential Election, Reform Jews in the U.S. - and Progressive Jews across the world - woke up to a new reality, a changing global sentiment. Here is a statement issued by the World Union for Progressive Judaism, the Religious Action Center, the Union for Reform Judaism and other partners.
The UPJ Annual Report for 2015-2016 was published and distributed during the Biennial in Perth. Click on "Read More" to read and download the full report.
Netzer is currently running an appeal to support the 2017 Shnat attendees. To take part in the this important campaign and support young people who wish to embark on a journey of strengthening our region's Progressive community, click here and click on "Read More" to view a promotional video.