Gay pride murder: Insurance company refuses to pay the victim’s family

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Clal Insurance is refusing to pay the family of Shira Banki, who was murdered in the Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade, because, according to the company, the murder was premeditated. Why are the insurance companies refusing to pay policies to the families of teenagers who were murdered? The official answer from the companies: Because murder is […]

Inspiration for LGBT Inclusion

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Stuart Sotsky, 2015 A Wider Bridge Mission Alum and President of DC’s LGBT Congregation, Bet Mishpachah, is satisfied with the remarkable parallel development of LGBT rights in Israel and continues to find inspiration to guide him in traditional Jewish teachings and humanistic values. The human concept of justice is embodied in our religious precepts, legal […]