All posts tagged LGBTIQ+

JCCV’s ‘sorry’ to Aleph 20 years on

HISTORY was made at the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) on Monday night when its plenum voted to apologise unconditionally to LGBTIQ+ advocacy and support group Aleph Melbourne for painful events that occurred 20 years ago.

Celebrating Abby

Abby Stein is the first openly transgender woman raised in a Chassidic community. She shares her journey with Rebecca Davis.

Jewish values compel me to vote Yes

As Jews, we have been painted as villains and deviants using caricature, falsehood, and manipulation of societal fears by those who see us as second-class citizens. We should not stand by when this is done to others or to the LGBTIQ+ Jews amongst us.