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Catholics in Chicago publish an ad rejecting anti-semitism and homophobia Auxiliary Bishop Albert Rojas of Chicago was one of more than a dozen Catholic signatories in the Chicago area to an ad decrying the “bigotry, READ MORE

By: Jane Charney April 28, 2017 Khana Stolyar, a survivor of the Mogilev Podolsk Gehtto, accompanied by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, lights the last of six candles commemorating the six million Jews who perished in READ MORE

After developing a neuro-cognitive setback, Daniel Friedman appropriated skills from his former architecture career to develop a unique method of suit design. His company, Bindle & Keep, has evolved to support people of all gender READ MORE

A Wider Bridge March 22, 2017 A Wider Bridge is a pro-Israel LGBTQ organization that believes steadfastly in engagement, pluralism, communal responsibility and social justice. We stand with all Jewish students of the University of READ MORE

Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould’s ELI Talk is here! Watch below As a young out gay boy, Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould was explicitly told that God hated him. Yet, it is through his journey from that boy to READ MORE

By Gretchen Rachel Hammond February 15, 2017 JRC book fair promises not only to introduce a child to their new favorite book but open their eyes to the magnificently diverse world in which they can READ MORE

A Wider Bridge Stands with United of Illini Students Against BDS. United Illini for a United Campus calls for fostering a safe, inclusive, united campus for all students.  Vote NO on March 8th-9th. by Rachel READ MORE

By A Wider Bridge Staff February 16, 2017 David Fink, who runs a storytelling show in Chicago, is a congregant of the Loop Synagogue, the one that was vandalized last Shabbat. He talked to us READ MORE

By Danielle Solzman February 9, 2017 Danielle Solzman, an Orthodox Trans Woman from Kentucky, can never go home again but thankfully she found a community in Chicago that accepts her for the woman that she READ MORE

By Matt Simonette January 29, 2017 Windy City Times covered Zehorit Sorek and Daniel Joans’ visit to Chicago, talking about being LGBT and orthodox Jewish. When Zehorit Sorek, an Israeli Orthodox Jew, realized some years READ MORE

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