Hulu Show “Difficult People” Casts Jewish Transgender Actress

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Transgender actress Shakina Nayfack joins cast of Hulu’s original comedy series Difficult People, and will move the needle for LGBT visibility forward in the show’s upcoming second season. Difficult People, Hulu’s hit comedy series co-executive produced by Amy Poehler, will be moving the needle forward for LGBT visibility when the show returns for its second […]

Yiscah Smith’s Resources for Authentic Living

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On January 21, author, educator, spiritual Jewish activist, and transgender mentor Yiscah Smith, shared her inspiring, sometimes harrowing, four-decades-long struggle to create her life as a woman. During her talk, Yiscah provided a context through sources that can direct and inspire us to actually live an authentic life, in the spirit of her autobiography, ‘Forty […]

Dana is GT’s LGBT Hero

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The most popular gay magazine in the UK, Gay Times (GT) chose Israeli transgender superstar Dana International for this month’s “LGBT Heroes” section, which previously included Elton John and George Michael. “On 9 May 1998, the National Indoor Arena of Birmingham bore witness to the global arrival of a mega-diva and instant gay icon, the […]