Being Jewish while identifying as an LGBTQ person is a lot easier today, as more mainstream synagogues have become increasingly welcoming, but it was not always this way. Back in 1974, many gay and lesbian Jews yearned for a safe and nurturing place to worship in South Florida, and it was Congregation Etz Chaim that opened its doors. Now located in Wilton Manors, the synagogue is a spiritual home for LGBTQ Jews. Q: Was it really difficult to be gay and practice Judaism?
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If rumors that it’s planning a Netflix rival are true, Comcast NBCUniversal may be well positioned to compete thanks to its 25 million high-speed internet customers at Comcast Cable and its catalog of award-winning programing at NBCUniversal. But to be successful, CEO Brian Roberts says culture “is the one thing I’ve got to get right.” Comcast NBCUniversal brings that culture to life with programs like Comcast Cares, its annual community volunteering day.