Keshet in the News

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Jun 2019 7

Keshet Statement on DC Dyke March – June 7, 2019

Keshet Opposes Washington, D.C. Dyke March Organizers' Decision to Ban Jewish Stars on Rainbow Flags

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Keshet Statement on DC Dyke March – June 7, 2019
Jan 2019 25

To have equal rights as parents, some same-sex couples adopt their own kids

Legal equality hasn’t yet translated into social equality. The law has limited effect on human behavior. In a time of crisis, say you have a sick child in the hospital, the last thing you want to do is to be defending your status as parent to your child. The legal reality is new and has not fully taken root in social reality,” said Idit Klein, executive director for Keshet, which advocates for LGBTQ equality and inclusion in the Jewish community.

View the original at Times of Israel
To have equal rights as parents, some same-sex couples adopt their own kids
Jan 2019 13

#YesTeensCan

This fall, the Teen Initiative launched its first micro-grant request for proposals titled the “Experiment in Engagement Challenge.” The grant summoned organizations to disrupt the current landscape with fresh and innovative ideas to expand their reach to teens who are marginally involved in Jewish life.

View the original at eJewish Philanthropy
#YesTeensCan
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