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ONE STRAIGHT, WHITE, CIS-GENDER RABBI’S ROLE AS AN LGBTQ ALLY

Rabbi Mike Moskowitz Rabbi Mike Moskowitz, 2017 I was approached last week, after a speech I delivered on transgender inclusivity, and was asked if I had transitioned from female to male. I felt confusion, discomfort, and kinship with all of those who suffer the humiliating injustice that comes from the socially constructed entitlements [...]

By |December 17th, 2017|Education Center, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ONE STRAIGHT, WHITE, CIS-GENDER RABBI’S ROLE AS AN LGBTQ ALLY

PFLAG Jersey Shore Facilitator’s Book Helps Teens During Transition

Click the image to purchase Real Talk for Teens His mom called it alligator skin.  That’s the mental toughness transgender author Seth Jamison Rainess had to acquire if he wanted to make it in life.   And if his additional roles of psychologist, rehab counselor, life coach, motivational speaker, musician, computer analyst and entrepreneur [...]

By |December 17th, 2017|Education Center, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PFLAG Jersey Shore Facilitator’s Book Helps Teens During Transition

PFLAG Jersey Shore Chapter President Resigns

Abby Maisonave, the chapter President of PFLAG Jersey Shore for the past nine years, has chosen to step down from her role. Abby's passion and dedication to the organization, and to fighting for equality have made this an exceptionally difficult, but necessary decision in order to advance in her full-time career. William Placek, a member [...]

By |September 25th, 2017|Chapter Information, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PFLAG Jersey Shore Chapter President Resigns

PFLAG National Names Dr. Jaime M. Grant as New Executive Director

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, PFLAG National—the nation’s largest and oldest organization uniting families and allies with people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ)—named Jaime M. Grant, Ph. D. as its new Executive Director. Dr. Grant, a longtime social-justice leader and innovator, assumes leadership of an organization, founded in 1972, with over 200,000 members and [...]

By |September 13th, 2017|Community, Recognition|Comments Off on PFLAG National Names Dr. Jaime M. Grant as New Executive Director
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