LGBT Jewish group holds D.C. events

More than 60 people from around the world attended a series of events that the World Congress of GLBT Jews organized in D.C. this past weekend.

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The World Congress of GLBT Jews events took place at the Washington D.C. Jewish Community Center in Dupont Circle from April 8-10. Congregation Bet Mishpachah and the Kurlander Program for GLBTQ Outreach and Engagement (GLOE) co-hosted the organization.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commissioner Chai Feldblum and Rabbi Laurie Green of Congregation Bet Mishpachah spoke at on April 8. Harry Samuels of the American Jewish World Service and Gender Rights Maryland Executive Director Dana Beyer discussed LGBT rights in the U.S. and around the world on April 10.

The World Congress of GLBT Jews also held its annual board meeting on April 10.

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