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Aleph celebrates 20 years in new documentary | AJN

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Aleph documentary in official selection at 2017 Respect Belfast Human Rights Film Festival

Aleph Melbourne is very proud that our documentary “Aleph Melbourne – Celebrating 20 Years” is amongst the official selection at the 2017 Respect Belfast Human Rights Film Festival.

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Jewish submissions to the Select Committee on the Exposure Draft of the Marriage Amendment (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill

Select Committee on the Exposure Draft of the Marriage Amendment (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill All submissions 6 Council of Progressive Rabbis and the Union for Progressive Judaism (PDF 2422 KB) [backup copy] 6.1 Supplementary to submission 6 (PDF 3073 KB)  [backup copy] 128 Rabbinic Council … Continue reading

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Aleph Melbourne presents documentary DVD to Glen Eira Council

Australian Jewish News, October 28 2016 Follow the progress of our documentary on Facebook: Aleph 20 Project

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Protected: Aleph Documentary – Press Kit

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JIFF 2016 – The Queer Sessions

This year’s Jewish International Film Festival includes a selection of films to tempt those looking for queer themes.  Click on the film title for the offical JIFF page and session details in Melbourne and Sydney.* Barash “…fresh, frank look at coming out and coming … Continue reading

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Thank you very much Alan Goldberg

Aleph Melbourne remembers Alan Goldberg QC for his part in making Tasmania, and all of Australia, a better place.  Our deepest condolences to his family on their loss. “And proudly, perhaps most proudly, he acted for Mr Croome, in the attack … Continue reading

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Gender-diverse? Get noticed in the 2016 Census.

With the increasing visibility of gender diverse people in the Australian Jewish community, it’s important to get an accurate understanding of how many identify beyond the gender binary of female and male. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has advised that in … Continue reading

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Media Release: Aleph Melbourne welcomes Mount Scopus Inclusivity Statement

ALEPH MELBOURNE MEDIA RELEASE JULY 22 2016 Aleph Melbourne welcomes the “Inclusivity Statement”[1] issued to parents by Mount Scopus Memorial College on June 20 2016. This statement is the first public acknowledgement by the school for the need to offer specific support … Continue reading

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Petition – Equality 4 Students

PETITION: EQUALITY 4 STUDENTS To Members of the Victorian Parliament: Under Victoria’s laws, religious schools are allowed to discriminate against students on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity. This means students could be expelled, excluded or otherwise treated unfavourably just for being … Continue reading

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