Israel’s government opposes adoption by same-sex couples, so gay celebrities are speaking out

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Led by some gay celebrities, Israel’s LGBT community and its allies have launched a campaign against the government’s declared position, earning widespread public support. The Israeli media have been filled with criticism of the country’s right-wing leadership alongside accounts of loving same-sex parenting. Singer Ohad Hitman and his family. On Sunday, the government came out […]

Media, Adopted Straight Kids Join in Support of Equality for Same-Sex Couples to Adopt

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The controversy around the state’s rejection of same sex couples to adopt caused rage in the LGBTQ community in Israel. The Aguda, the Israeli National LGBT Task Force, has organized a rally to be held tomorrow (Thursday) in front of the government’s offices in Tel Aviv. Straight rapper Static to the state: “You deny children’s […]

Amir Fryszer Guttman Celebrates 40th Birthday Following Cancer Diagnosis

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In a birthday post on his Facebook page, popular gay Israeli singer Amir Fryszer Guttman, who was recently diagnosed with cancer, thanked yesterday the medical team at Ichilov hospital. He also thanked the support from the public and his family: “You are my anchor and thanks to you I sleep well at night.” Guttman’s husband […]