Campaign Events

Registration for event with Amir Tibon

Amir Tibon at the UPJ, SydneyCome and engage with Amir Tibon, Israeli journalist at Ha’aretz, who will speak about “Society, culture and elections - the future for Progressive Jewish values in Israel” on

Monday 15 March at 7.00pm (Melbourne/Sydney time).


Amir has served as the Washington correspondent for Ha’aretz, covering the far-right march in Charlottesville, Virginia, the anti-semitic attack on the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, and the 2020 presidential election. He lives in Kibbutz Nahal Oz, the closest place in Israel to Gaza, with his wife and daughter.

The event will be held both in person at Temple Beth Israel in Melbourne and Emanuel Synagogue in Sydney, and via Zoom.

Both TBI and Emanuel Synagogue have COVID-safe policies and practices.


Please register your attendance using the form below by 8 March.

Contact the UPJ office if you have any questions by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or calling us.


Video of Rabbi Saperstein's remarks at TBI in March 2020

Rabbi David Saperstein's inspiring message

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to make your 2021 donation to the Progressive Appeal, and thank you for your support.

Click on the links to the UPJ YouTube Channel below for more videos from Rabbi Saperstein's presentation "Faith, Fanaticism and the Jewish Future":

"Faith, Fanaticism and the Jewish Future" (20-minute version)

"Authentic religion is not fundamentalism" (4:11)

"What role does Judaism play?" (7:51)

"Essential questions facing humanity: (3:33)

"What is the Jewish future?" (7:37)

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