If Not Now When?
Ending State-Sanctioned Discrimination Against LGBTQ Communities in Louisiana
Panel Discussion and Oneg to follow Friday Night Shabbat Services
4238 St. Charles Ave
Friday, March 16, 2012
7:15pm Panel Discussion
Rabbi Alexis Berk, Touro Synagogue
Marjorie Esman, Executive Director of ACLU of Louisiana
Larry Bagneris, Human Relations Commissioner of the City of New Orleans
Regina Mathews, LGBT Family Lawyer
All are welcome to join for services, where we will be using excerpts from an LGBTQ siddur (prayer book). Or, feel free to come only for the panel discussion following services.
Forum for Equality will be giving a brief description of upcoming legislative efforts to end discrimination against the LGBTQ community including Sen. Murray’s SB 100 at the end of the panel and leave materials for what folks can do to get involved.
To RSVP please call Touro Synagogue at 504-895-4843
This event is sponsored by
Touro Synagogue Social Action LGBTQ Initiative and