One Glass for Each Groom: Same-sex Weddings on the Rise in Israel

Though gay couples are still officially unable to get married in Israel, the number of same-sex weddings has doubled over the past five years.

One of the high points at a recent Friday wedding at the Messi events hall in south Tel Aviv occurred around noon: the traditional breaking of the glass. Except in this case, it was two glasses - one for each groom.