A Wider Bridge Online Magazine: Content as Varied and Eclectic as Our Community Itself

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Our website and social media editor, Yanir Dekel, writes about the importance and meaning behind A Wider Bridge’s Online Magazine and its connection to the work of the organization. As gay Israeli who now lives in the States, A Wider Bridge’s work for equality in Israel and equality for Israel feels necessary and important to […]

How a Principal’s Speech About Orlando Is Comforting LGBT Students in Orthodox Schools

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Rabbi Tully Harcsztark, principal of Bronx-based SAR Academy, acknowledged the grief of the LGBT community in a speech that went viral on Facebook Following the Orlando shooting, the largest terrorist attack on U.S. soil since 9/11, a Modern Orthodox high school in the Bronx called its students, grades 8-12, into the auditorium for a vigil and prayer […]

Gay Media’s Inclusivity Problem

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Queer Jewish artist Mykki Blanco created a stir in the gay media over the past few days, claiming that there’s a lack of representation of other type of gays besides the ripped-shirtless-torsos guys. Attitude / Out / Han Myung-Gu, WireImage “I’m not gonna do this right now, the whole ‘Gay Media is actually ruining Gay Culture’ rant…but […]

Top 10 LGBT Israelis to Follow on Twitter!

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Today (Monday), the highly popular social media Twitter celebrates its 10th anniversary, and while we hope that you all follow A Wider Bridge’s tweets, we have gathered for you 10 LGBT Israelis who tweet in English, that you should follow! Check out this list (presented in alphabetical order) and… #HappyBirthdayTwitter Al’e Aronovich @AleAronovich Tweets: 1616 […]