“From Rabbi to Trans Activist” With Abby Stein

Top Pick June 17, 2019 Boston Free 0
Abby Stein (Courtesy photo)
Abby Stein (Courtesy photo)

Abby Stein, Jewish educator, activist, writer and speaker, was born a male and raised in a Hasidic family of rabbinic descent, the 10th generation of the Baal Shem Tov. Abby attended yeshiva and completed a rabbinic degree in 2011. In 2012 she left that world. In 2015 Abby came out as a woman of trans experience.

Abby now works to raise support and awareness for trans rights and those leaving ultra-Orthodoxy. Her story has been covered in a multitude of news media, as well as numerous live appearances in this country and internationally.

The presentation will be translated into Mandarin and Russian.

Watch an interview she did with CNN here.

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When
Monday, June 17, 2019, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Where
2Life Communities
30 Wallingford Rd
Boston, MA 02135
Price
Free

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