Professor Anthony Luder MD will be the distinguished guest speaker for the UIA Progressive Appeal. His remarks will include his experiences treating patients wounded in the horrific violence in Syria who have sought assistance in Israel.
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Senior AJN journalist Peter Kohn wrote an article about Professor Anthony Luder MD, guest speaker for the 2018 Progressive Appeal. Professor Luder will give public addresses in Melbourne on Monday 19 March at 7.30pm at the Leo Baeck Centre for Progressive Judaism, and in Sydney on Monday 26 March at 7.30pm at Emanuel Synagogue. Click on "read more" to read the article:
The intensive 10-day program will take place in Jerusalem on 5-15 July 2018. By meeting and studying with fellow educators from around the Jewish world, seminar participants connect with Progressive Jewish communities worldwide, form powerful bonds with the State of Israel and strengthen their own educational and pedagogical skills as well as Jewish knowledge.
Yasher koach to the World Union for Progressive Judaism for developing an app to assist in finding Progressive communities worldwide. Click here to download the app.
Peter Kohn, Temple Beth Israel member and senior journalist at the Australian Jewish News, will be writing quarterly reports on Kehilat Shanghai. Kohn's family lived in Shanghai during World War II, and he has written two novels about the Shanghai Jewish community.