Chicago: Community Briefing on LGBTQ Rights in Israel

Join us in Chicago as we learn how to become agents for change in promoting equal rights for LGBTQ citizens in Israel and beyond.

We look forward to seeing you at this community event on Wednesday, October 25, at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted, Chicago.

6:00-6:30pm: Registration and Networking
6:30pm-7:15pm: Discussion with Q and A
7:17pm-Open Networking

Free beverages and refreshments!

This event features a discussion with:

The Honorable James A. Shapiro – Long-time advocate for LGBTQ Rights, Jamie has practiced law for over 32 years and is a current board member of IL’s ADL – Anti-Defamation League.

Laurel Grauer – Laurie generated worldwide attention on the intersection of LGBTQ rights and Jewish rights within progressive communties.

Jordan Schwartz – Based in DC, Jordan lead’s A Wider Bridge’s development operations around the country.

Ronit Bezalel – As a writer for the Times of Israel, Ronit is an acclaimed journalist, photographer and filmaker who has been creating social issue documentaries for over 25 years.

For more information, contact Laurel Grauer at

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