Category Archives: Jewish

“Harry Elkus” and the Caulfield Synagogue anti-homosexuality protest

A document protesting a gay rabbi was being shared around the Melbourne Jewish community.
Intolerance of gay people is unacceptable. Continue reading

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Media Release: Aleph Melbourne documentary to screen at 2017 St Kilda Film Festival

MEDIA RELEASE APRIL 26 2017 Aleph Melbourne is thrilled to announce our documentary “Aleph Melbourne – Celebrating 20 Years” will be screened in the prestigious 2017 St Kilda Film Festival. A collaboration between Aleph Melbourne and YouthWorx Productions, the documentary is a … Continue reading

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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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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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