Category Archives: Jewish

Such a Queer In One Voice

Aleph Melbourne, together with the Jewish Lesbian Group of Victoria, added a fantastic rainbow of diversity to the 2019 In One Voice carnival in Selwyn Street, Elsternwick. View photos from the day on Facebook here. Aleph Melbourne, together with the Jewish … Continue reading

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Standing in solidarity with the Muslim community in Christchurch

Aleph Melbourne stands in solidarity with the Muslim community after the Christchurch shooting. Continue reading

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Sorry seems to be the hardest word | Australian Jewish News

Sorry seems to be the hardest word  March 7, 2019 OLD wounds were scratched at the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) plenum on Monday when it failed to formally apologise for denying affiliation to gay advocacy and support group … Continue reading

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The Shtick: LGBTIQ inclusion + “Jews of Pride” @ Pride March

[The article Aleph Melbourne – Championing LGBTIQ inclusion and advocacy in the Jewish community provides critical background on the formation of the JCCV’s LGBTI Reference Group, further to the discussion in this video]

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Jews of Pride – Celebrating diversity | AJN

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Jewish Care Marches with Pride

Jewish Care Marches with Pride 06 February 2019 Jewish Care Victoria is proud to have walked in the 24th Annual Midsumma Pride March on Sunday 3 February. Together with eight other Jewish community organisations, Jewish Care staff, volunteers, leaders and … Continue reading

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“Jews of Pride” at Midsumma Pride March 2019

The award-winning “Jews of Pride” contingent returned to dominate Pride March 2019 with an amazing sound system and a dynamic presence. Continue reading

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Join “Jews of Pride” at Pride March 2019

Join the “Jews of Pride” contingent on Sunday February 3 at the 2019 Midsumma Pride March in Melbourne. Bringing together supportive groups and allies in the Jewish community, “Jews of Pride” proudly stands up for equality for all LGBTIQ+ people … Continue reading

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Religious Freedom Review: ECAJ ‘cautiously welcomes’ findings + Schools reject discrimination | AJN

See also: MEDIA RELEASE: Religious Freedom Review and Federal Government Response | ECAJ Jewish community responses to religious discrimination in schools ECAJ ‘cautiously welcomes’ findings December 23, 2018 THE Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has “cautiously welcomed” the long-awaited … Continue reading

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Zoe Goodhardt, Liebler Yavneh College, religious freedom and equality

One parent at Leibler Yavneh College is reported to not value “freedom and equality” for her children despite the school stating it won’t discriminate against LGBTIQ students and staff. Continue reading

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