Tag Archives: Aleph Melbourne

AGMC Conference 2018: Melbourne’s Jewish Community: Going from “gays not welcome” to “we support marriage equality” in under 20 years

An exploration of the transformation of attitudes toward LGBTIQ people within Melbourne’s Jewish community from the 1990s to current day. Continue reading

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Aleph Melbourne & Dayenu stand up for LGBTIQ surrogacy in Israel

LGBTIQ Jewish groups stand up for equal access to surrogacy in Israel. Continue reading

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Historic meeting between GLBT Jews and Jewish Community Council of Victoria – Dec 7 2009

MEDIA RELEASE GAY & LESBIAN JEWS ENGAGE IN DIALOGUE WITH THE JEWISH COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF VICTORIA December 7 2009 In an historic meeting on Thursday December 4 2009 at the Beth Weizmann Community Centre between the Jewish Community Council of … Continue reading

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Aleph Melbourne documentary trailer

Watch the trailer for the Aleph Melbourne documentary on YouTube. Continue reading

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Aleph Melbourne documentary screens alongside Disobedience at Geelong Pride Film Festival

We are presenting a special screening of the beautiful new film #Disobedience + the short film @alephmelbourne about the support group that changed the face of LGBTIQ acceptance in Jewish Australia. Thurs 26 July. Get tix here https://t.co/HmfYVHbw4L pic.twitter.com/ux8Wx66Lvg — … Continue reading

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Danby – principled politician with genuine convictions?

Guest article by Gregory Storer. Michael Danby MP has let us all know, well before the next election, that he won’t be standing again. The member for Melbourne Ports has been in the seat since 1998.  That’s twenty years. While … Continue reading

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In One Voice 2018

Aleph Melbourne, the Jewish Lesbian Group of Victoria and Keshet Austalia had a vibrant presence at In One Voice 2018. Continue reading

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Jewish contingent awarded “Most Fabulous” in 2018 Midsumma Pride March

It is with great delight we announce that Aleph Melbourne, together with the entire Jewish contingent participating in the 2018 Midsumma Pride March, is recipient of the “Most Fabulous” award (for the most fantastically frocked). Groups registered in the award-winning … Continue reading

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Submission to the Ruddock Religious Freedom Review

20180213 Religious Freedom Review submission – Aleph Melbourne [PDF]

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1999 AJDS letter re Aleph Melbourne membership denied by JCCV

11 May, 1999 In a momentous and shameful vote of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria, on Monday 10 May, the Jewish Gay support group, ALEPH was refused membership of the JCCV. It has been only a generation since Jews … Continue reading

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