Today (Monday), the highly popular social media Twitter celebrates its 10th anniversary, and while we hope that you all follow A Wider Bridge’s tweets, we have gathered for you 10 LGBT Israelis who tweet in English, that you should follow! Check out this list (presented in alphabetical order) and… #HappyBirthdayTwitter
Al’e Aronovich @AleAronovich
A gay Israeli who studied Government at IDC Herzliya and now lives in Mexico City, Al’e does a lot of traveling around the globe and never forgets to tweet.
Assi Azar @assiazar
The popular Israeli TV host who also gives lectures about being gay in Israel, is one of the most active Israelis on Twitter, with over 163,000 followers. Tweets in English and Hebrew.
Eli & Ido Bendet-Taicher @bendettaicher
Israeli couple Eli & Ido Bendet-Taicher have two girls and live in New York. They starred in AOL’s innovative real life documentary show Connected, and you can steel get the gay dads’ updates on Twitter.
Yanir Dekel @YanirDekel
A Wider Bridge’s Online Outreach manager also writes two blogs in Israeli outlets and covers Hollywood for popular news website Walla!. Catch his tweets about Israel, gay, Hollywood – and everything in between.
Tamar Glezerman @TamarGlezerman
Filmmaker Tamar Glezerman is relatively new to Twitter. The Israeli writer, director and editor, living and working in Brooklyn, interested in serious documentaries and funny narratives. Her first short, “The Second War” (2008) was permirered at Lethal Lesbian Film Festival.
Dana International @Dana_Inter
This woman needs no introduction. The Israeli Diva is a frequent visitor on Twitter, sharing updates on her career and retweets relevant stories. We should always check in on Dana!
Idan Matalon @idanmat
The gay Israeli YouTube sensation, who’s also the head of marketing for LGBT social media Moovz tweets in English and Spanish, and has more than 36,000 followers. Idan’s Twitter account is also connected to Facebook, Instagram and YouTube, so you can get the full social media updates from the cutie.
Though this sexy anonymous lesbian account is mostly in Hebrew (but has some English), is probably the most popular Israeli lesbian on Twitter. She tweets photos, punch lines and food for thought- all related to women.
Adi Ravid @heart_cutter_
Adi, 17, from Modi’in, is a volunteer at IGY (Israel Gay Youth). She tweets about LGBT and television, but also about general social issues.
Kristóf Steiner @kristofsteiner
The Hungarian public figure has moved to Tel Aviv and started the successful blog “White City Boy.” Steiner now writes in Time Out Israel, he’s a vegan cook, a city guide and event host in Tel Aviv.