10 December 2017 The William Cooper Legacy

The Council of Christians and Jews (Vic) Inc.



AVRAHAM SCHWARZ will present an audio-visual summary of Uncle Boydie’s amazing delegation to London, Ypres, Beersheba and Berlin this past month, honouring the 79th anniversary of his grandfather William Cooper’s 6-12-1938 protest to the German Government on the very day the world commemorates the UN Declaration of Human Rights, 10th December.
(Right, Avraham with Uncle Boydie in Israel)

MICHAEL PEARCE SC, Hon. Consul General of Germany, will speak on behalf of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany who has provided him with a report on the William Cooper event.

TIM WATTS MP, Labor Federal member for Gellibrand, will talk on his quest to rename his constituency “Cooper”. He will be making a statement to be recorded in Hansard, a request for the change of name on December 6th which is when William Cooper marched on the German Consulate, 79 years ago.

Sunday 10 December 2017
2.15 pm (till 3.45 pm)
15 Selwyn Street, Elsternwick,3185

Please advise attendance to the CCJ office:  326 Church Street, Richmond 3121,
Tel:  9429 5212 or Email:  ccjvic@bigpond.net.au

Click here to download the flyer:  https://ccjvic.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2017-10-Dec-William-Cooper.pdf