Home, Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America and Caribbean, Oceania, News, Sitemap
Home / Israel / Your Stories
loading map..
The Your Stories section is all about you! Please take a minute to tell visitors of the ILGA website about what LGBTI life is like in reality. Please submit your personal story and share your experience!

Share your experiences in ISRAEL - Let others know what it’s like to be LGBTI in your country! If an experience is meaningful for you, it will probably be meaningful for someone else. On whatever topic, whether good or bad, your story is how the world knows about your country and LGBTI life. By selecting tags that mark the topic your story, others can learn from your experience.
Note this is a public forum so take care when attaching any e-mail addresses or phone numbers. Nasty people may be viewing this site as well as friends! There is no need to be registered on the website, and your story will be completely anonymous.
Let us know a bit more about your story by clicking on the following (optional):
relevant to..
What does your lived experience relate to?
I currently live in..

Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in ISRAEL...
sort by: [most recent] [most popular]

showing stories 1-50

Walter Brown (user currently living in UNITED STATES) posted for gay lesbian transgender bisexual intersex straight readers on 24/08/2010 tagged with human rights +10
Your artical written by the Guardian is the abhorrent piece of writing I have seen in a long time.It is nothing but old fashion European anti-Semitism in new clothes.

I am a veteran of the Stonewall Rebellion which led to the gay rights movement in the United States. I never would imagine a gay rights organization would stoop so low as to allow such a false article on its web site. Shame on you.

Jews and Gays were burned at the stake during the Spanish Inquisition in case you are so ignorent in history. The Christian Bible demonized Gay people and Jewish people, leading to the European Holocaust in the 20th century, which gassed Gay people and Jews.

The only true statement in the Guardian article is that Israel is the only country in the Middle East that does not criminalize Gay people. You are a gay organization, you would think you would see that as a good thing. Hamas kills gay people. Is it your job to promote Hammas?

I would appreciate it if you would remove that article from your web site.
add response to story
Israeli and Pround (user currently living in ISRAEL) posted for readers on 08/06/2010 +0
The Israeli gov't has dealt with riots, demonstrations and outrage by certain groups when they allow the Gay Pride Parade each year in Jerusalem. This location is perhaps the most central part of every religion and every year it gets this organizaiton tons of free press.
I don't remember any such parade happening in the streets of Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Syria etc.
What kind of friends are you? The only country in the middle east that supports your rights and you refuse to host them in your Spanish parade out of politics.
You're cowards- shame on you
add response to story
Bookmark and Share