As someone who is actively working to connect my Jewish and gay identities, I know Hillel to be the most welcoming, inclusive place I’ve ever worked.
LGBTQ rabbis, rabbinical students and allies call on Hillel International not to let a dispute over Israel politics keep LGBTQ Jews out of Hillel.5
The pluralism embedded in the DNA of Hillel campus centers is unusual in the Jewish community and exceptional in the healthiest way.
The national prohibitions banning Jewish groups or individuals with “un-kosher” views about Israel from taking part in Hillel, and its application in exactly such cases as the expulsion of B’nai Keshet, changed Hillel into just another heresy-hunting Jewish organization.5
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