Category Archives: Health/Welfare

The Good Son | JIFF

The Good Son Israel, 2013 Please select your session time to purchase tickets: Melbourne — Tue 11 Nov 9:00pm Fri 14 Nov 2:45pm “The Good Son tells the poignant story of a young Israeli man … who takes the radical … Continue reading

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Mark Cherny reports on “I’m Gay and I’m Jewish. Do I still belong?”

Mark Cherny attended the recent Shavuot event “I’m Gay and I’m Jewish. Do I still belong?”.  Here is his report on the evening: Shavuot is a celebration of the revelation of knowledge. I experienced a revelation this Shavuot by attending … Continue reading

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Media Release: Aleph Melbourne welcomes stance from Jewish community leadership against intolerance of homosexuality

MEDIA RELEASE February 14 2014 ALEPH MELBOURNE APPLAUDS THE JEWISH COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF VICTORIA FOR ITS STAND AGAINST INTOLERANCE OF HOMOSEXUALITY Aleph Melbourne welcomes the recent statement from David Marlow, Executive Director of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria, where … Continue reading

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Mount Scopus continues to ignore the needs of its LGBTQ students

Posted on Facebook by Daniel Baker on August 20, 2013 and reproduced with permission: Mount Scopus continues to ignore the needs of its LGBTQ students. Here is my most recent letter to the Principal and the head of the Board: … Continue reading

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Australian Society for Polish Jews says No To Homophobia

Australian Society for Polish Jews says No To Homophobia.

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Media Release: Over 100 Schools have joined Safe Schools Coalition Victoria!

Media Release                                                 For immediate distribution – please on forward Monday 16th April 2013 Over 100 Schools have joined Safe Schools Coalition Victoria! Safe Schools Coalition Victoria have welcomed their 100 and 101st new member schools this month. Glen Eira College … Continue reading

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When faith and sexuality collide | The Age

When faith and sexuality collide | The Age.

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Media Release: JCCV tackles homophobia but must prove it is serious

Aleph Melbourne Media Release March 28 2013 “JCCV tackles homophobia, but must prove it is serious” Aleph Melbourne congratulates the Jewish Community Council of Victoria for aligning themselves with the No To Homophobia1 campaign, as announced2 in this week’s Australian … Continue reading

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New health minister urges rethink of ban on blood donations by gays | Haaretz

New health minister urges rethink of ban on blood donations by gays | Haaretz .

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Israel’s health ministry to recognize gay couples as parents | Gay Star News

Israel’s health ministry to recognize gay couples as parents | Gay Star News.

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