2017 LGBT Israelis’ Social Media Power List: #8

Transgender activist and organizer of Miss Trans Israel pageant Israela Stephanie Lev tops A Wider Bridge’s 2017 list of LGBT Israelis to follow on social media. Check out the complete top 10.

Israel is known for its innovation in technology, and as in every western-world country, its social media is thriving. Facebook and YouTube are the leading social media platforms in Israel, followed by Instagram and Twitter.

If you ever thought about following LGBT Israelis on social media, we’ve put together this top-10 social media power list for you for 2017, including some LGBT Israelis you should know. It’s true, most of them are in Hebrew, so it’s the perfect time to start using your English-Hebrew dictionary, or your automatic translator button – or just look at the pictures.

#8 Eran Swissa

Besides being the gossip columnist and entertainment journalist for leading newspaper Israel Hayom, Eran Swissa gives a peek into the glamorous life of an Israeli entertainment industry gay man. Celebrities- he knows them all. Parties – he’s always there. What the LGBT community talks about- nothing is absent from his Facebook wall. And G-d forbids if Purim passes by and you don’t see him with a hilarious costume.