Until all men and women in Israel - like pop stars in the LGBT adoption issue - feel the price of the occupation on their own flesh, nothing will change
Demonstration before government offices follows Israeli government's position that having gay or lesbian parents causes 'an extra burden on the child'
LGBT advocates in the U.S. said they had been heartened by reports of substantial resistance to the policies in Israel voiced by politicians, officials and civil society groups
Government officials tried to blame society's intolerance for their refusal to recognize same-sex adoptions - but the fault is in themselves
Meanwhile, ministry says that 'we believe that Israeli society still sees such families as abnormal and still doesn’t fully accept them'
The state's objection to adoption by same-sex couples is another chapter in the state’s abuse of LGBT families
The government's position on LGBT parenthood issues attests to the hypocrisy of pinkwashing
Welfare Minister Haim Katz insists no intention to deny any group adoption rights, but will not amend court statement opposing equitable treatment to single-sex families
His employer confirmed his claim that he needed the box cutter for his work; second man arrested at Be'er Sheva event also released
Southern Israeli City's First Pride Parade Draws 3,500 Participants; Knife-wielding Haredi Man Arrested
Revelers carried signs reading 'It’s okay to be gay in Be'er Sheva, too.' Another Haredi man arrested after trying to break into closed-off area by force