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Ten years ago Robert Weil was claiming AIDS is a gay disease

Ten years ago, in December 2007, the Australian Jewish News published two letters authored by Robert Weil: “AIDS is a gay disease” and “AIDS does discriminate”.  It’s worth reflecting on the strong-held beliefs of Robert Weil to understand the toxic … Continue reading

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An open response to Isi Leibler

This article originally appeared on The Slowly Boiled Frog. Sunday, November 12, 2017 An open response to Isi Leibler Isi Leibler is a frequent contributor to the Jerusalem Post. Sunday he writes: “Candidly speaking: Recent sexual controversies and upheavals.” It … Continue reading

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“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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Pope Endorses French Rabbi’s Work Against Gay Marriage | Forward.com

Pope Endorses French Rabbi’s Work Against Gay Marriage | Forward.com.

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Today is National Coming Out Day, My Story | The Sisterhood – Forward.com

Today is National Coming Out Day, My Story | The Sisterhood – Forward.com.

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Statement from Aleph Melbourne in response to ACL Jim Wallace on Sunrise

Is it with extreme disappointment and dismay that a representative of an Australian religious organisation has invoked the name of one of the most feared people of the Holocaust, in comparison with a minority group who are campaigning for equal … Continue reading

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Robert Weil’s letter to the AJN | AJN Watch

Robert Weil’s letter to the AJN | AJN Watch.

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Submission to Senate on Marriage Equality by Rabbinical Council of NSW

[Senate link] [PDF] RABBINICAL COUNCIL OF NSW INC All correspondence to The Hon. Secretary President: Rabbi Yoram Ulman Vice-President: Rabbi Eli Feldman Honorary Secretary: Rabbi Chaim Ingram Honorary Treasurer: Rabbi Paul Lewin 31 March 2012 STATEMENT FROM THE RABBINICAL COUNCIL … Continue reading

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Dr Mary Lou Rasmussen of Monash University speaks about Rabbi Dr Shimon Cowen

Title: The Rainbow Report – Freedom of Speech Pt 2 Author: Joy 94.9 Subtitle: Summary: Doug speaks with Dr Mary Lou Rasmussen of Monash University about the uproar created by the homophobic remarks of Rabbi Shimon Cowen, and the implications … Continue reading

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Rabbi’s homophobic comments provoke criticism, petition | Gay News Network

Rabbi’s homophobic comments provoke criticism, petition | Gay News Network.

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