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Gallup Poll Shows Positive Trends for LGBT Families
News & Politics

Gallup Poll Shows Positive Trends for LGBT Families

Sixty-three percent of people believe that same-sex couples should have the legal right to adopt a child and 55% agree that same-sex marriages should be recognized by the law as valid.

Just like everybody else and totally unique
Identity / Life

Just like everybody else and totally unique

Queer parents, like any other parents coming at this job from a unique perspective (which is to say, pretty much everyone) must constantly straddle the boundaries between being seen as “just like everybody else” and “totally unique.”

PHOTO CREDIT: IAN CHESIR-TERAN
Family / Life / Spirituality & religion

Hugs from Hannaton

Ian Chesir-Teran is a rabbinical student at the Jerusalem campus of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.  Ian is also a New York-licensed attorney who practices law from his Israeli office in the Jezreel Valley.  Ian, formerly of South Orange, New Jersey, is a member of Kibbutz Hannaton, where he […]

PHOTO CREDIT: DEBORAH GOLDSTEIN
Family / Kids

Three to a seat

I watched my son board the school bus and find his usual spot, the third child in a crammed seat in the front row. Those three sit together each morning and play Yu-Gi-Oh, a Japanese trading card game. Asher used to wave while the bus pulled away. He used to […]