LGBT topics and Judaism
The subject of homosexual behavior and Judaism dates back to the Torah. The book of Vayiqra (Leviticus) is traditionally regarded as classifying sexual intercourse between males as a to'eivah (somethi...
LGBT topics and Judaism - Wikipedia
Judaism and sexual orientation
The subject of homosexual behavior and Judaism dates back to the Torah. The book of Vayiqra (Leviticus) is traditionally regarded as classifying sexual intercourse between males as a to'eivah (somethi...
List of LGBT Jews
This is a list of LGBT Jews. Each person is both Jewish (by ancestry or conversion) and has stated publicly that he or she is lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) or iden...
Carole Migden
Carole Migden (born August 14, 1948) is an American politician from San Francisco, California who represented the third district of the California State Senate from 2004 to 2008 and the 13th district ...
Carole Migden - Wikipedia
Elvira Kurt
Elvira Kurt (Hungarian: Kürt Elvíra) (born December 9, 1961) is a Canadian comedian, and the host of the game show Spin Off. She hosted the entertainment satire/talk show PopCultured with Elvira K...
Elvira Kurt - Wikipedia
Adrian (costume designer)
Adrian Adolph Greenberg (March 3, 1903 — September 13, 1959), widely known as Adrian, was an American costume designer whose most famous costumes were for The Wizard of Oz and other Metro-Goldwyn...
Adrian (costume designer) - Wikipedia
Carol Leifer
Carol Leifer (/ˈliːfər/ LEE-fər;born July 27, 1956) is an American comedian, writer, producer and actress whose career as a stand-up comedian started in the 1970s when she was in college. David Letter...
Carol Leifer - Wikipedia
Joe Balass
Joe Balass (born 1966 in Baghdad, Iraq) is an Iraqi Canadian film maker.Of Jewish heritage, Balass is most known for Nana, George and Me, which is an autobiographical video by a young, gay Iraqi Jewis...
Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein (/ˈbɜrnstaɪn/; August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. He was among the first conductors born and educated ...
Leonard Bernstein - Wikipedia
Babydaddy
Scott Hoffman (born September 1, 1976), known by his stage name Babydaddy, is an American musician and the Ivor Novello Award-winning multi-instrumentalist, backing vocalist and lyricist for the U.S. ...
The Bible and homosexuality
Passages in the Old Testament book Leviticus that prohibit "lying with mankind as with womankind: it is abomination" and the story of Sodom and Gomorrah have historically been interpreted as condemnin...
Lyrik
Liran Shoshan, better known by his stage name Lyrik (in Hebrew ליריק), is an Israeli music producer, songwriter and singer born in Jerusalem, Israel. He is founder of the production house Lyrik Produc...
Jutta Oesterle-Schwerin
Jutta Oesterle-Schwerin (25 February 1941 in Jerusalem) is a German politician, representative of the Social Democratic Party and later in life of Alliance '90/The Greens. She is the sister of Israeli...
Irena Klepfisz
Irena Klepfisz (born April 17, 1941) is a Jewish Lesbian author, academic and activist.
Klepfisz was born in the Warsaw Ghetto on April 17, 1941 and was 2 years old during the "varshever geto oyfs...
Linda Bellos
Linda Bellos OBE (born 13 December 1950) is an English ex-politician and current businesswoman and activist for gay rights.
Bellos was born in London to a Jewish mother, Renee Sackman, and a Nige...
Linda Bellos - Wikipedia
Conservative Judaism and sexual orientation
Sexual orientation has been a pivotal issue for Conservative Judaism since the 1980s. A major Jewish denomination in the U.S., Conservative Judaism has wrestled with homosexuality and bisexuality as a...
Frieda Belinfante
Frieda Belinfante (born May 10, 1904, Amsterdam – died April 26, 1995, Santa Fe, New Mexico) was a Dutch cellist, conductor, a prominent lesbian and a member of the Dutch Resistance during World War I...
Frieda Belinfante - Wikipedia
Mario Mieli
Mario Mieli (21 May 1952, Milan – 12 March 1983) was a leading figure in the Italian gay movement of the 1970s. He combined a radical theoretical perspective with a provocative public persona. His som...
Atzat Nefesh
Atzat Nefesh (Hebrew: עצת נפש‎) ("Suggestion to Soul") is an Orthodox Jewish organization based in Israel that offers support to people who want to alter their sexual behavior or sexual orientat...
Adam Nagourney
Adam Nagourney (born October 10, 1954 in New York City) is an American journalist covering U.S. politics for The New York Times.
Nagourney was the chief national political correspondent for The Ne...
Boris Moiseev
Boris Mikhaylovich Moiseev (Russian: Бори́с Миха́йлович Моисе́ев; born March 4, 1954, Mogilev, Byelorussian SSR, Soviet Union) is a Jewish Russian singer, choreographer, dancer, writer, actor, hea...
Jon Moss
Jonathan Aubrey Moss is an English drummer, best known as a member of the 1980s pop group Culture Club. He has also played with other bands, including London, The Nips, The Damned and Adam & The A...
Jon Moss - Wikipedia
Maddie Blaustein
Madeleine Joan "Maddie" Blaustein (formerly credited as Addie Blaustein; October 9, 1960 – December 13, 2008) was an American voice actress. She was known for her voice-actor work for 4Kids Entertainm...
Maddie Blaustein - Wikipedia
LGBT-affirming denominations in Judaism
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) affirming denominations in Judaism (also called gay-affirming) are Jewish religious groups that welcome LGBT members and do not consider homosexuality to be ...
LGBT-affirming denominations in Judaism - Wikipedia
Aderet (singer)
Aderet is an Israeli singer, songwriter, entertainer, and producer. Her music is heavily influenced by pop, trance, and dance music.
In 2001, her single "Le'at Uvatuah" ("Slowly and Surely") start...
Aderet (singer) - Wikipedia
Schmekel
Schmekel is an all-transgender, Jewish folk punk band from Brooklyn, NY, known for their humor. They have been compared to Pansy Division, Tribe 8, Frank Zappa, Mel Brooks and Tom Lehrer. The Forward ...
Adi Nes
Adi Nes (born 1966) is an Israeli photographer.
Adi Nes was born in Kiryat Gat, the son of Mizrahi Jewish immigrants from Iran.His exhibits have been shown from Tel Aviv to San Diego. He is probab...
Adi Nes - Wikipedia