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May 2016


May 20 marks Transgender Day of Celebration, to acknowledge transgender lives in a joyful and celebratory context.

Tracy Wolf

An important way we can support those living with mental illness is to change the scope of the conversation around these issues from private to communal.

Tyler Dratch

Taking Hillel’s instruction “Do not separate yourself from the community” to heart (Pirke Avot 2:5), Reform Jews have a long history of active participati

Adam Waters

On April 19-21, 2016, politicians and advocates from around the world convened at the United Nations headquarters in New York City for the UN General Ass

Adam Waters

This week, Google announced that it will no longer allow advertisements for pred

Tyler Dratch

This week’s Torah reading is Parshat Kedoshim, which includes this famous verse from Leviticus 19:18, “You shall not take vengeance or bear a grudge against your countrymen.

Rabbi Dr. Elliot Schoenberg
Large crowds of worshipers gathered at the Western Wall

Three times a year – on Sukkot, Pesach and Shavuot

Jacob Kraus

Each June, we honor the movement for LGBT equality and inclusion, celebrate recent victories against discrimination and recommit to making progress surrounding LGBT issues in the future.

Tracy Wolf
A dad holding a newborn child

Of 185 nations, the United States is part of a small group of three, alongside Papua New Guinea and Oman.

Tyler Dratch