London must pause to remember murdered Munich team

BY VIC ALHADEFF The Australian June 29, 2012 I INTERVIEWED Yael Arad for The Australian Jewish News when she came to Sydney as coach of Israel’s judo team for the 2000 Olympics. The first Israeli to win an Olympic medal, for judo in 1992, she imparted something that resonated then, has remained with me to … Continue reading London must pause to remember murdered Munich team

Israel: it’s not black and white

BY VIC ALHADEFF The Australian March 1, 2012 I WENT to boarding school in apartheid Rhodesia and edited newspapers and wrote books under the constraints of South Africa’s apartheid system. This week is the so-called “Israel Apartheid Week” on university campuses in Australia, so it bears reflecting on what apartheid really meant and why it … Continue reading Israel: it’s not black and white