In the great Turkish metropolis, homophobia and gender oppression coexist with an ancient tradition of nonbinary splendor
Organization said man’s participation would violate other participants’ rights to privacy, while calling man’s claims of discrimination 'ridiculous'
Is there a gay gene? Is there a sexuality spectrum? A wide-ranging study reignites the debate
The Labor and Social Services Ministry apologized, adding it was a mistake of an individual employee and all types of families are entitled to equal rights
Yishay Garbasz, a transgender woman who lives and works in Berlin, had not visited Israel for more than a decade while fighting to be listed as female on her Israeli passport
West Hempstead’s Jews pride themselves on their ‘live and let live’ attitude — but their rabbis’ hard-line response to the LGBTQ community has infuriated many. An unbelievable tale of love, hate and shuls in kosher Chinese restaurants
Thanks to the popularity of TV shows like ‘Drag Race’ and ‘Pose,’ the ball scene has never been more in, well, vogue. But can it take off in Tel Aviv?
Demonstration by College Democrats group earlier this month had called on the university to allow LGBTQ events on campus, something organizers say is regularly denied
Petah Tikva Family Court rejects state's demand that a lesbian woman provide documents, which are not required of heterosexual couples, in order to gain status as non-biological parent
While there will be many ultra-Orthodox lawmakers, there are only nine religious-Zionist/Modern Orthodox legislators — though the Arab community and Russian-speaking Israelis are well represented
'It Feels Like My Own School Hates Me': Yeshiva University Students Protest for LGBTQ Representation
Organizers are demanding the university condemn homophobic rhetoric on campus, allow LGBTQ events on campus and promote dialogue between students and faculty members
The parade included marchers carrying signs such as '2020 Trump' and 'Build The Wall'
With a platform straight out of a Margaret Atwood novel, the Noam Party is hoping to win seats in the next Knesset. Even if it fails, its anti-secular agenda is gaining ground on the Zionist, religious right
Two brothers also charged with assaulting 16-year-old in March, when the victim is said to have lost consciousness, over their objection to his sexual identity
West Bank police statement, which sparked wave of violent incitement on social media, specifically went after Nablus 'queer camp' held by al-Qaws Organization
Recent news reports from Israel sound to some U.S. officers like fairy tales from a faraway land
''No Jews, No Gays, need apply’ is utterly unacceptable & the proposal must be withdrawn,' the ADL wrote in response to new Labor Department proposal
Amir Ohana's proposed bill is only a symbolic declaration as this point, as no new legislation can be advanced until after the September election
In response to Pride flags being brought into meeting, religious party representative returns with large Israeli flag and shirt reading 'honor thy father and mother'
The ads, which companies refused to publish, read: 'Pride and buying children, or my son marrying a woman,' and 'Reform, or my grandson remaining Jewish'
After a series of odd jobs and rejections, LeeOz Levy was cast in television crime series 'Magpie,' which follows the story of an ex-convict trying to become an informant
Despite approving a $24 million plan to help thousands of women and men, the money has not been distributed nor has funds been assigned
'We will never be silenced,' vows Mashrou' Leila, whose concert was cancelled under church pressure, seen by activists as part of rising attacks on marginalized groups
After arrests of family members in attack of 16-year-old outside youth shelter, Haifa protest dedicated to acceptance of LGBTQ people in Arab society
Suspects deny involvement, claim they didn't know they were wanted as police searched for them for days
Mashrou' Leila, whose vocalist is openly gay, says it is the target of a smear campaign in Lebanon to crush freedom of expression
With Settlements Strong on Israeli Agenda, Haredi Nationalists Pick Up the Fight for 'Family Values'
With religious teens exposed to LGBTQ issues at an earlier age, an Orthodox feminist revolution and Education Ministry incentives, ultra-Orthodox nationalists feel that they are losing political reins