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An Up-to-the-minute Pride Reading List for Kids

New books with LGBT characters to enjoy during Pride month, and beyond

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Hate Also Kills

In the wake of the Orlando shooting, a rabbi remembers her former intern, a transgender woman who took her own life in March

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Cutting Against the Bias

Yeshiva boy Daniel Friedman once built buildings. Now he builds suits to fit the changing bodies of transgender New Yorkers.

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Want to Help the LGBT Community?

Give them some basic rights

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Remembering My Father, Who Sang at My Brother’s Big Gay Jewish Wedding

How far we’ve come, and how far we’ve yet to go, when it comes to LGBT rights

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The Orlando Massacre Should Not Be Universalized

By lumping the tragedy of victims of the Pulse night club shooting into a universal narrative of the struggle against radical Islam, we negate the suffering of the LGBT community

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Itzhak Perlman Cancels North Carolina Performance Over ‘Discriminatory Law’

The world-renowned violinist said he’d return to North Carolina once the anti-LGBT law was repealed

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The Orange, a Symbol of Inclusivity, Belongs on the Seder Plate

The orange stands for a commitment to stop erasing people from the Passover narrative and start allowing everyone to have a meaningful role in Jewish life

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CBST, the World’s Largest LGBT Synagogue, Gets a New Home

Congregation Beit Simchat Torah in Manhattan is moving—and growing into—an architecturally striking space

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Coming Out in the Classroom

A decade ago, the movie ‘Hineini’ opened a discussion about LGBT issues in Jewish schools. Now educators say the situation has improved—although challenges remain.

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Reform Movement Passes Far-Reaching Resolution on Transgender Jews

‘A really important step forward’

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The Talmudury Tales

Women without underarm hair, transvestites seeking illicit sexual relations, lepers who can’t shave, nazirite gentiles, grape-eaters, and other Chauceresque characters, in this week’s ‘Daf Yomi’

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Jerusalem Pride Parade Stabber Charged With Murder, Attempted Murder

Yishai Schlissel, who has refused legal representation, was defiant in court

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They Made It Out of Gay

The father of Jewish ‘gay reparative therapy’ had some even worse ideas for making a buck

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White House Hires First Openly Trans Staffer

Raffi Freedman-Gurspan appointed as outreach and recruitment director in the Presidential Personnel Office

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Inaugural Jewish LGBT Conference Underway in Salzburg, Austria

‘We’re beyond the question of is it possible to be a queer Jew. We know that. We’re at the next step.’

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Men Hold Hands in Jerusalem, Are Disparaged

Hidden camera video provides a window into public harrassment of gays less than a week after Pride Parade murder

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New York’s Jewish Community Mourns Young Victims of Israeli Extremism

‘Rabbi’s condemning the violence while not condemning the community’s role in this hatred is unacceptable’

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Watch Orthodox Rabbi Benny Lau’s Powerful Denunciation of Homophobia Justified in the Name of God

‘We must free the Torah of Israel from the handcuffs that she has been bound in by people of darkness’

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Teen Stabbed at Jerusalem’s Gay Pride Parade Dies

Parents and three siblings mourn the loss their ‘beautiful flower…full of life and love’

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Six Stabbed at Jerusalem’s Gay Pride Parade

Suspect is a Haredi man who was recently released from prison for committing a similar crime 10 years ago

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A Love Supreme

Today, the nation’s highest court affirmed same-sex marriage. For my family, and tens of thousands of others, it’s a cause for celebration.

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Marriage Equality: Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage

Tablet’s coverage of same-sex marriage and the personal stories behind the news

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New Jersey Jury: JONAH’s Gay Conversion Therapies Are Fraudulent

Landmark, unanimous decision in line with nationwide calls to ban ‘cures’ for sexual orientation

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‘Greater Israel With Gay Marriage in It’?

State of the gay nation: The flourishing of a vibrant gay community in the heart of the Middle East is a marvel, but many of the complexities of LGBT life remain unresolved

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Photos from Tel Aviv’s Gay Pride Parade

The colorful, celebratory scene from the 17th annual event

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Jewish LGBT Group Nehirim Will Shut Down

Community programming for LGBT Jews is on the rise, and non-profits are struggling to keep up

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‘Same Person, Different Package’

A mother and son share their story of unconditional love

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Out, Proud, and Kinda Loud at Yeshiva University

Students are challenging the Modern Orthodox school’s traditional stance on LGBT issues

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Rock, Paper, Scissors of PC Victimology

Muslim > gay, black > female, and everybody > the Jews

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