I'm over 40 years in Israel and have attended about 40 pride parades all over the world (especially if I count the opening ceremonies of the Gay Games where athletes on parade march into the sports' arenas). I still get goose bumps at Israel's Independence Days and at pride events. I hope that the blasé feeling that Shalev feels never overcomes me.
Israeli tourist killed after falling off cliff in Jordan (Haaretz)
from the article: An Israeli yearns to be queen for a day at the New York Gay Pride Parade
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