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How Ritual Baths Present Obstacles Of Inclusion For Transgender Jews
By Lauren Markoe, Religion News Service
(RNS) Converting to Judaism about a year ago, a transgender man in Washington, D.C., asked his rabbi a pointed question about
Takes a Look at the Lives of Transgender Jews
Deputy culture editor, 'The Forward'
After a few Jewish LGBT advocates told me that transgender inclusion was the "new frontier," I began to look more closely at how Jewish settings are welcoming trans Jews, and at how trans Jews are creating communities of their own.
Jewish and Transgender: Follow the Words of Hillel
Ladin teaches us how to behave in dignified moral relationships -- a lesson her students apparently learn beautifully. Soon
Transgender Jews: Breaking Down One Wall, Praying At Another
Executive Director, Keshet
Israel is a country in which life is rigidly defined by gender. This is experienced most starkly at the Western Wall. And yet, this is a space where transgender people have no place at all.
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