Dave Shaw: We have to be honest about the homophobia, biphobia and transphobia that exists in some parts of the Jewish community
Some counsel for the Council on diversity and inclusion
KeshetUK is delighted to have the opportunity to share some ideas and insights with JLC members during Pride month. Whilst this is a time of celebration and inclusion within and beyond the Jewish community, recent events remind us that there is a lot more that can be done to create safe, welcoming and inclusive communities.
It is just over one year since 49 people were murdered at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando. We’ve seen homophobic hate vandalising a Jewish community space.
KeshetUK is the charity striving to ensure that LGBT+ people and their families are present, safe and able to participate fully in Jewish life. We our work with synagogues, schools, youth movements, university campuses and other community organisations across the religious and political spectrum.Read more