1414 Walnut Street
Berkeley, California 94709

Rachel Biale, from the Progressive Jewish Alliance, discusses our social service duty to support equal marriage rights. Biale will share insights on the current situation – in which same gender LGBT couples are barred from marriage in many synagogues – and offer ways to get involved in a grass roots campaign led by the PJA to cure these injustices in the Jewish community. Post-discussion screening of Hineini, which chronicles the story of one student’s courageous fight to establish a gaystraight alliance at a Jewish high school in Boston. “An engaging portrait of a pioneering teen activist ... Izen’s youthful enthusiasm for her faith is infectious.” - Variety
Co-presented by the Progressive Jewish Alliance


Added by kingd1414 on August 6, 2007