Keshet

From queer text study and institutional inclusion to profiles of queer clergy and youth voices, the Keshet blog features new ideas and reflections by and for LGBTQ Jews and their allies. The blog is produced by Keshet, a national organization with offices in the Bay Area, Boston, and New York that works for full LGBTQ equality and inclusion in Jewish life.

Me, My Pronouns, and You

International Pronoun Day is today, October 16th!

Sleeping in the Sukkah

I’ve never slept in a sukkah. Growing up in New England, it was always too rainy, too cold, too windy, ...

National Coming Out Day

Advice from our Education team on coming out, finding community, and being ok with being scared

Sitting Down with Chai Feldblum

An interview with OUTstanding! 2019 honoree, Chai Feldblum, former Commissioner of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Partner and Director of Workplace Culture Consulting at Morgan Lewis, and activist extraordinaire

What is happening on October 8th?

An explanation of the LGBTQ cases being heard by the Supreme Court

Taking Care of Ourselves to Take Care of Our Communities

Why self-forgiveness is important this Yom Kippur

Your Annual Rosh Hashanah Check-in!

Shanah tovah um’tukah! (A good and sweet new year!)  Happy new year to all! It’s a time of new beginnings ...

My Queer, Black Judaism

Reflections on High Holidays and Multifaceted Identity

Sitting Down With Dubbs

A conversation about LGBTQ Inclusion, gender identity, bagels, and what comes next for our work in New York

Our Staff’s Favorite Resources

The Keshet resource library has SO MANY resources that it can be hard to know where to start! From information ...