Ivri Lider on being called a 'declared pervert': 'I’d like to say that doesn’t hurt me, but it’s not true.'
No one said coming out in a largely Muslim community was easy, but the group Israel Gay Youth is striving to make it easier with the help of WhatsApp.
The Orthodox world is dominated by a school of thought that prizes rejectionism for the sake of rejectionism, taking radically harsh views against gay people and transsexual people far beyond anything justified – or justifiable – by Jewish law.
The absurd attempts to show the Torah embraces transgender rights are manifestly deficient to anyone familiar with the Jewish religious tradition.
Harassed marchers, including a large group of men, supported women's empowerment and right to appear partly naked in public.
Shaul Ganon, the head of the Barnoar club that was attacked in 2009, was accused of having sex with a minor.
Textbook portrayed the rise of Yair Lapid’s Yesh Atid as a product of the moment; no amendments have been made following complaints by LGBT community and Israeli Arabs.
Unless sacred cows are slaughtered, and fast, life in super-crowded Israel will get worse, says BGU Prof. Alon Tal, but adds: Israeli society has changed attitudes before and can do it again.
The 26-year-old was arrested in the run-up to a protest against a decision blocking Be'er Sheva's annual gay pride parade.
According to reports, Taj Patterson was left battered and lost eyesight in one eye after being set upon by his attackers.