Argentina’s president adopts Jewish godson
Israeli girl, 11, seriously injured in West Bank firebomb attack
U.S. agency pays Alan Gross in contract settlement
Ex-envoy Michael Oren announces Knesset run
Israel returns bodies of Har Nof terrorists
New construction approved in East Jerusalem
On homosexuality, top YU rabbi just doesn’t get it
The Great Leonard Beerman z”l: Inspiration through Word and Deed
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A religious outreach official for a campaign seeking marriage equality for gays in Minnesota apologized for likening opponents' tactics to those of the Nazis.
“It was a terrible mistake to even mention Nazism in an attempt to illustrate my point, and I fully understand why many...
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The Episcopal Church—the U.S. branch of the old Church of England—yesterday approved a liturgy for its clergy to use during same-sex unions. Episcopalians are the largest U.S. denomination to do so.
Delegates to its triennial convention voted 171-50 to approve the...
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Yitz Jordan’s identity as a black Orthodox Jewish rapper was already a bit complicated. Jordan, known as Y-Love has struggled with his public image for years—and today in an interview published by Out magazine Y-Love revealed that he is gay.
“I’ve never been...
May 10, 2012 | 1:32 pm
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THE NEWS HAS BROKEN:
Obama thinks LGBTQ people should have marriage rights.
Who knew? I didn’t!
No seriously, I had no idea.
I’ve always actually thought that my vote in 2008 had more to do with me supporting a...
May 6, 2012 | 10:58 am
On “Meet the Press” this morning, Vice President Joe Biden said that he is “absolutely comfortable” with gay marriage, via TheBostonChannel.com.
“I just think that the good news is that as more and more Americans come to understand what this is all about, it is a simple proposition:...
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April 4, 2012 | 11:28 am
Children being raised in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) families are likely to face some pretty awkward questions from their peers: How come you have two mommies? How were you born if you have only dads? Who lights the candles at your house?
Rabbi Lisa Edwards of...
March 20, 2012 | 10:59 am
A Seattle commission that represents the gay community canceled a meeting with gay Israeli leaders over Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians.
The Seattle LBGT Commission canceled the March 16 City Hall reception the night before after pressure from some members of the gay...
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I often struggle with loving or disliking Los Angeles; however, this past week I felt so proud to be an Angelena. I’d like to thank the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and more so, the visiting Israelis whom I engaged with, for helping me to feel this pride that often I...
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