The coverage of the fatal shooting attack at Bar Noar belies a kinder, gentler homophobia.
Israel celebrates gay pride, but struggle for equal rights persists As the LGBT community celebrates 20 years of visibility, we note the vast improvement in equal rights. But we must also ask why the state flies the banner of gay rights but has not active policy of doing away with existing
Friday's festivities were kicked off with performances and speeches at Gan Meir, which were followed by a colorful procession of floats and revelers. The participants sang and danced all the way from the park, through Bugrashov, Ben Yehuda and Arlozorov Streets before joining a massive street party on Gordon Beach.