Just weeks after the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre, Temple David members were interviewed by WAtoday online magazine about their observance of Chanukah, which has taken on an even stronger meaning of "standing up in the light" against anti-Semitism. Click here to read the article online (Photo: Temple David president Amanda Mace and her family).
During the UPJ Biennial in November 2018, Rabbi Danny Freelander (President of the World Union for Progressive Judaism) and David Bernstein (Deputy Director General of the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism) were interviewed by senior journalist at the Australian Jewish News, and spoke about the global Progressive movement. #TheAustralianJewishNews
Rabbi Fred Morgan was interviewed by Henry Greener on The Shtick about the UPJ Biennial Conference held in Melbourne on 15-18 November 2018. Click on "Read More" to view the three-part interview.
Extensive coverage of the UPJ Biennial held in Melbourne on 15-18 November was provided by Australian Jewish News senior journalist Peter Kohn (Photo: Peter Haskin). #TheAustralianJewishNews
UPJ President Roger Mendelson and Vice-President Brian Samuel announced the winners of the Ner Tamid, Vatik and President's Awards at the aviation-themed gala dinner held during the UPJ Biennial at the Novotel St Kilda on 17 November. Pictured: Roger Mendelson (left) announcing Dr Rob Sward as this year's President's Award winner (Photo: Joe Lewit).