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The Power of Dialogue

Author: Shira Burns Published: March 9, 2017

Through mourning the loss of 16-year old Shira Banki z”l, fatally attacked at the 2015 Jerusalem Pride… Read more

The Rabbi Unfit for Service in Israel

Author: Haaretz Editorial Published: March 9, 2017

Haaretz Editorial: Last summer Rabbi Yigal Levinstein slammed the military for the tolerance it demonstrates toward the… Read more

Transphobic Ad: We Need to Be Proactvie

Author: Oded Yaron (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: March 9, 2017

Studio C only benefits from the negative buzz around its transphobic ads. We need to reach a… Read more

“Coming out” as a parent of a gay child

Author: Alison Walsh Published: March 7, 2017

Alison Walsh is a Co-Ordinator for the parents’ group, “Parents of Jewish Gays and Lesbians” in the… Read more

We Must Speak Louder Than Ever Against BDS

Author: Assaf Weiss Published: March 5, 2017

Assaf Weiss, a Graduate Student at Columbia Law School,  says we must protect American campuses from the… Read more

It’s a Social Thing, Not Political

Author: Omer Nahmany (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: March 2, 2017

Blue and White Pride‘s new project “Pride x2 to Israel” has been criticized during its opening event… Read more

An Aspiring Singer’s Coming Out Story

Author: Noy Roitenberg (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 28, 2017

When she first posted her song on Israeli music and art website “First Stage,” she recieved comments… Read more

Protect Transgender Children

Author: Robbie Medwed Published: February 23, 2017

Atlanta-based educator, activist and writer Robbie Medwed reminds us that according to Judaism, when someone’s life is… Read more

What if a two-state solution could be achieved tomorrow?

Author: Alexander J. Apfel Published: February 22, 2017

Op-ed: Any signed peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians would prove inadequate for the global movements… Read more

Anti-Semitism Is the New Social Justice

Author: Nadiya Al-Noor Published: February 22, 2017

Young Muslim interfaith queer activist Nadiya Al-Noor calls on Jewish students to be proactive in campuses and… Read more