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Op-Ed Sheds A Positive Light On Medical Staff Attitude Towards Trans People

Author: A Wider Bridge Staff Published: February 22, 2017

In an op-ed on Israeli social website Onlife, Inbar Ney, a transgender man, sheds a positive light… Read more

Knesset Holds LGBT Rights Day

Author: A Wider Bridge Staff Published: February 22, 2017

On Tuesday the Israeli Knesset marked the second annual LGBT Rights day in a series of discussions… Read more
Today is LGBT Rights Day at the Israeli Knesset and it’s very much needed: Three bills concerning… Read more

Israel Delays Decision on Allowing Same-sex Couples to Adopt

Author: Lee Yaron Published: February 19, 2017

Under the present policy, same-sex couples can only adopt children for whom no adoptive heterosexual married couple… Read more

Jewish school orders students to shun child of transgender woman

Author: Dawn Ennis Published: February 15, 2017

Teachers at a private Orthodox Jewish school in London have instructed students ‘not to communicate in any… Read more

It’s Imri Ziv For Israel!

Author: Ran Boker Published: February 14, 2017

Imri Ziv, a former backup singer, will represent Israel in the 2017 Eurovision contest in Ukraine. Imri… Read more

Being an Openly Gay Student at Yeshiva University

Author: Moshe Brimm Published: February 12, 2017

Moshe Brim writes about enrolling Yeshiva University, or as he puts it, “jumping into what expected to… Read more

High Court to Discuss Banned Ad Supporting Gay Marriage

Author: Itay Stern Published: February 9, 2017

Broadcasting authority defends decision to demand cuts to ‘controversial’ parts of PSA about same-sex marriage and speaking… Read more

Trans Women Lead Nike Israel’s Fall Campaign

Author: Walla! News Staff, A Wider Bridge Staff Published: February 10, 2017

Four transgender Israeli women were chosen to lead Nike’s Spring 2017 campaign in Israel, under the title… Read more

LGBT Center Opens in Haifa

Author: A Wider Bridge Staff Published: February 9, 2017

Mayor of Haifa, Mr. Yona Yahav, officially launched the northern Israeli city’s first ever LGBT Center –… Read more