Canada Israel Experience Hosts the First Ever LGBTQ Birthright Israel Trip in Canada

Jan. 11, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Canada Israel Experience (CIE), Jewish Federations of Canada – UIA, and Birthright Israel, are excited to announce the launch of the first Canadian LGBTQ Birthright Israel trip, a free 10-day trip to Israel departing June 4, 2017 to celebrate Tel Aviv’s Pride Week. “Birthright Israel is an integral experience […]

Israeli comes second in Miss Trans Star International

All the contestants are ‘winners,’ says Ta’alin Abu Hanna from Nazareth, who was beaten to the title by Brazilian rival BARCELONA, Spain (AFP) — “Here all of us are winners already, we won our life,” said Israeli Ta’alin Abu Hanna, the runner up at the Miss Trans Star International beauty pageant in Barcelona this weekend. […]

Tel Aviv vs Mykonos – Which one is Better?

Both Mykonos and Tel Aviv are famous for being super gay-friendly, having breathtakingly beautiful beaches, and offering fancy and fun shopping experiences… but if one needs to pick just one, which is the best summer holiday destination? Tel Aviv, the one and only White City – so they say, yet the cultural and party capital […]

LGBT Doctors Association Established in Israel

The Israel Medical Association, incorporating all the doctors in Israel, recently approved the establishment of the new Doctors Association to promote health and medicine among the LGBT community in Israel. The request for the establishment of the LGBT Medical Association union was made by 60 physicians in the medical field and by various health institutions […]

Israeli Musician Noam Horev Joins Israel Gay Youth Organization

Songwriter Noam Horev, who wrote songs for top Israeli artists like Eyal Golan, Miri Mesika, Harel Skaat and others, decided to donate his time and talent to the Israel Gay Youth (IGY) organization by holding a unique 6-week writing workshop for LGBT youth. “This idea has been spinning in my head for a long time,” […]

Netanyahu: LGBTs are an Integral Part of Israeli Society

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that the LGBT community is an integral part of Israeli society, calling the pride parade in Jerusalem a “march of unity” for all those who believe in equality. In a Facebook post and video in Hebrew, the prime minister wrote that those who participated in Thursday’s event “will be […]