VIEWS ON ISRAEL

Not My Feminism

Author: Dr. Ruth Nemzoff and Janet Freedman Published: March 19, 2017

Who decided that feminism and anti-Zionism should be conjoined and expressed through actions such as support for… Read more

The Rabbi Unfit for Service in Israel

Author: Haaretz Editorial Published: March 9, 2017

Haaretz Editorial: Last summer Rabbi Yigal Levinstein slammed the military for the tolerance it demonstrates toward the… Read more

Transphobic Ad: We Need to Be Proactvie

Author: Oded Yaron (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: March 9, 2017

Studio C only benefits from the negative buzz around its transphobic ads. We need to reach a… Read more

We Must Speak Louder Than Ever Against BDS

Author: Assaf Weiss Published: March 5, 2017

Assaf Weiss, a Graduate Student at Columbia Law School,  says we must protect American campuses from the… Read more

It’s a Social Thing, Not Political

Author: Omer Nahmany (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: March 2, 2017

Blue and White Pride‘s new project “Pride x2 to Israel” has been criticized during its opening event… Read more

Why I Decided to Educate Myself About Israel

Author: Mary DeBacker, Urban Planner Published: February 14, 2017

Mary DeBacker decided to join A Wider Bridge’s Mission to Israel in order to educate herself more… Read more

“Tel Aviv Will Be Boring Without You”

Author: Yair Hochner Published: February 8, 2017

Yair Hochner, Creative Director of TLVFest, Tel Aviv’s International LGBT Film Festival got to know the iconic… Read more

The Woman Who Laid Down on Barbed Wires for the Gay Community

Author: Miki Buganim (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 8, 2017

“When I came to Tel Aviv as a frightened, feminine boy, Goldstein was the one who looked… Read more

Accepting My Own Bisexuality

Author: Rotem Levin (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 7, 2017

Rotem Levin, an instructor at IGY’s Beer Sheva branch, shares her personal story and writes about being… Read more

“Pride x2 to Israel”

Author: Omer Nahmany (translated by A Wider Bridge's Staff) Published: January 26, 2017

Following an op-ed of homophobic rabbi Zvi Tau, who incited against women, the LGBT community and non-Jewish… Read more