VIEWS

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

“At 52 I Fell in Love With A Woman”

Author: Sari Shine (translated and edited by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 21, 2017

At the age of 52, with a husband and two grown children, Naama suddenly fell in love… Read more

A Joy-filled Farewell for Ellen Frank

Author: Tom Sandborn Published: February 18, 2017

Ellen Frank, self-described ‘Jewish lesbian feminist mother, grandmother and activist,’ passed away in Vancouver Jan. 30. On… Read more

“My Palestinian pride is not measured by your hatred of Israel”

Author: Walid Issa Published: February 14, 2017

Walid Issa, a senior associate at Solomon Strategies Group and a board member of several nonprofit organizations… Read more

“AIDS Is A Gay Disease”

Author: David Benkof Published: February 14, 2017

Gay philanthropist, historian and writer David Benkof explains why he thinks that AIDS is a gay disease,… Read more

Why I Decided to Educate Myself About Israel

Author: Mary DeBacker, Urban Planner Published: February 14, 2017

Mary DeBacker decided to join A Wider Bridge’s Mission to Israel in order to educate herself more… Read more

Being an Openly Gay Student at Yeshiva University

Author: Moshe Brimm Published: February 12, 2017

Moshe Brim writes about enrolling Yeshiva University, or as he puts it, “jumping into what expected to… Read more

Finding Acceptance (and a Shul) in Chicago

Author: Danielle Solzman Published: February 9, 2017

Danielle Solzman, an Orthodox Trans Woman from Kentucky, can never go home again but thankfully she found… Read more

When The Times (Finally) Recognized Gay Unions

Author: David W. Dunlap Published: February 9, 2017

In 2002, Steven Goldstein and Daniel Andrew Gross’  partnership was the first same-sex union to be announced… Read more

“Tel Aviv Will Be Boring Without You”

Author: Yair Hochner Published: February 8, 2017

Yair Hochner, Creative Director of TLVFest, Tel Aviv’s International LGBT Film Festival got to know the iconic… Read more