I’m Not Waiting For Halacha To Catch Up With Queer Rights

I’m in the middle of a talk with a mentor who is trying to help me explain the work I do.  I’m an orthodox Jew building a Jewish community, and one that focuses particularly on out-of-the-box thinkers and identities who tend […]

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Three couples marry in Washington. In Israel, it would be illegal.

All three were now legally wed, in the eyes of Jewish tradition and of the United States — a wedding that none of them could have in their native country. “Israel is the only democracy that doesn’t give all Jews […]

April 3rd, 2019 - submitted by


A resource from Keshetonline.org This exercise gives participants an opportunity to investigate how a perceived shared identity can in fact contain significant diversity. By articulating all the different aspects of their identities, participants will have an opportunity to consider how […]

April 26th, 2018 - submitted by

Institutional LGBTQ Inclusion Audit Workshop

A Resource from Keshetonline.org   What kinds of messages does the public face of your institution send to LGBTQ members or prospective members? What kinds of pictures are used on your website? What language is used in your listserv posts […]

April 26th, 2018 - submitted by

LGTBQ Terminology

A glossary of basic terminology for LGBTQ sexual orientation and gender identity. (updated September 2017)   Favorite

April 25th, 2018 - submitted by

Jewish Resources from Keshet

Suggested Resources for Jewish Educators, Parents, and Youth Program Leaders: a focused list of key resources that may be most helpful to Jewish educators. Favorite

April 25th, 2018 - submitted by

A Wider Bridge

A Wider Bridge is the North American LGBTQ organization building support for Israel and its LGBTQ community. We are building a movement of pro-Israel LGBTQ people and allies, with strong interest in and commitment to supporting Israel and its LGBTQ […]

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GLSEN.ORG: Lesson Plans on Bullying, Bias, and Diversity

GLSEN mission is to create safe and affirming schools for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Help your students develop the skills to interact in our diverse world! Use the lessons, below, to: Improve school climate […]

April 25th, 2018 - submitted by

Keshet: Training and Consultation

Creating celebratory and inclusive spaces for LGBTQ Jews and allies Looking for ways to make your Jewish institution safe and inclusive for LGBTQ Jews, but don’t know where to start? We’re here to help. For more than 10 years, we’ve trained […]

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Join Eshel for their monthly support meetings for those who identify as LGTBQ+ and are Orthodox, Ortho-curious or formerly Orthodox. Eshel also offers monthly support meetings for parents of LGBTQ+ people. JQ Baltimore is now JPride Baltimore! JPride Baltimore Favorite

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