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Gallery: A Wider Bridge’s Biggest Stories of 2016

2016 hasn’t been easy. While this year the seemingly impossible became reality on a very regular basis, A Wider Bridge kept collecting stories that are on the intersection between LGBT, Israel and Jewish life, posting them on our website daily, for the community to comment, share and get inspired. Out of the hundred of thousands of page views on our website this year, we turned to the statistics, to find out which were the most popular stories of the year. The results lay out here in this special gallery.

#10: Israeli CrossFit Team is Gender Fluid.

…Well, at least in fashion.In June we published the story about the Israeli male team at the World CrossFit Championship, who drew media attention for wearing sports bras. The colorful and surprising act took place at the beginning of Pride Week in Tel Aviv, days before the Knesset held a discussion on LGBTphobia in sports. Watch the video

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