A Wider Bridge: Yanir Dekel

Yanir Dekel, Online Outreach. Yanir Dekel has a decade of experience in entertainment, journalism, and digital media in Israel and the U.S. He headed PR for Helicon Records – one of the top two Record Labels in Israel – for several years before moving to LA in April of 2009. Since then he’s been a busy entertainment Journalist supporting Israeli entertainment and news outlets from Hollywood. His many talents allow him to be a “one stop shop,” writing, filming, editing and producing content himself. Yanir managed TV and Movie blogging at Myspace.com until 2010, when he left MySpace to promote his own non-profit project. “Abbanibi,” which was designed to help Israeli artists break into the U.S. market, was acquired in 2012 by A Wider Bridge.


Twitter: @YanirDekel


#Trumpwashing: The Column I Wish Everyone Who Cares About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Would Read (A Wider Bridge / November 5, 2017)
Transitions at A Wider Bridge (A Wider Bridge / October 10, 2017)
Content as Varied and Eclectic as Our Community Itself (A Wider Bridge / April 27, 2017)
A New Generation of Gay Dads (Daddy2 / January 31, 2017)
Things I Learned From Being A Gay Dad (The Huffington Post / September 7, 2016)
Me, My Therapist and Kylie Minogue (The Huffington Post, April 8, 2016)
Top 10 LGBT Israelis to Follow on Twitter (A Wider Bridge / March 21, 2016)
Solving the Riddle of Love (Tablet Magazine / July 30, 2015)
Writing as Therapy (Jerusalem Post / July 6, 2015)
Landau Meets LGBT Leaders in LA (Jerusalem Post / March 12, 2015)
Madonna Performs Israeli-DJ Remix (Jerusalem Post / March 5, 2015)
Dana Shares a Taste of Cruella (Jerusalem Post / February 10, 2015)
Israeli Designer: Love is Love (The Times of Israel / February 8, 2015)
Soccer Team Raises Rainbow Flag (Jerusalem Post / February 4, 2015)
Good news for Gay Jewish celebrities in Hanukkah (Jerusalem Post / December 23, 2014)
Joan Rivers: A Gay Jewish Icon (The Times of Israel / September 5, 2014)
Behind the Scenes of IGY’s New Campaign (The Times of Israel / June 9, 2014)
Eliad Cohen on Out Magazine’s Top 10 (The Jewish Daily Forward / February 18, 2014)
Trans Community Meets Yael German (A Wider Bridge / November 27, 2013)
Dana’s New TV Show (Tablet / October 8, 2013)
Media’s Prejudice Towards Bisexuality (A Wider Bridge / October 3, 2013)
Israel’s LGBT Community Raises a Red Flag (A Wider Bridge / August 29, 2013)
Israeli Comedian Nadav Abecassis Comes Out (A Wider Bridge / August 24, 2013)
Harel Skaat is Cast as “Aladdin” (A Wider Bridge / August 22, 2013)
Gay Jews will march for the first time in Copenhagen (A Wider Bridge /August 15, 2013)
Bringing (More) Pride to Jerusalem (A Wider Bridge / July 31, 2013)
Gay Pride in Israel’s City of Wine (A Wider Bridge / July 25, 2013)
Shai Gabso Comes Out as Bisexual (A Wider Bridge / July 19, 2013)
Dana International’s Late Late Show Interview (Ireland) (A Wider Bridge / June 27, 2013)
Rabbi Eger’s Silver Soiree! (A Wider Bridge / June 17, 2013)
Eden MiKedem: A Retreat Community (A Wider Bridge / May 24, 2013)
Goodbye David & Bryan, Hello Sean ( A Wider Bridge / May 14, 2013)
Grindr Backs Yuval and Liran (A Wider Bridge / April 10, 2013)
Jason Danino-Holt Recieves a Playwright Grant (A Wider Bridge / March 19, 2013)
Ivri Lider Releases Song About Tel Aviv (A Wider Bridge / March 1, 2013)
OUT’s 100 Most Eligible Bachelors: Who’s Jewish? (A Wider Bridge / February 19, 2013)
“We Want them to Have a Kid Too” (A Wider Bridge / February 13, 2013)
Pushing Surrogacy Issues in Israel (A Wider Bridge / February 8, 2013)
Ohad Hitman performs in President Obama’s Event (A Wider Bridge / February 6, 2013)
Roy Raz Presents: Dita Von Teese! (A Wider Bridge / January 24, 2013)
Israeli Singer Ellyott is Back (A Wider Bridge / January 7, 2013)
Michael Lucas Undresses Israel (A Wider Bridge / December 28, 2012)
A Wider Bridge Expands Online Presence (Jspace / October 16, 2012)