Anat Nir: Key Moments for Israel’s LGBTQ Communities

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For over 40 years, Israel’s LGBT* communities have waged some of the most effective fights for human and civil rights in Israel.  Israeli activist Anit Nir examines key moments in this movement and looks at what’s next, including a run for MP as part of the Meretz party. 1975 – The Beginning In 1975, “The […]

Imri Kalmann and Anat Nir Announced Running for Meretz’ Nominations for the Knesset

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Social activist and former co-chair of the Aguda, Imri Kalmann, and Anat Nir, a social entrepreneur, announced their intention to run as Meretz’ candidates for the Knesset in order to create a significant political LGBTQ force involved in leading the country. The decision to run as Meretz candidates is part of a larger move that […]

Ms. Noir Goes to Israel

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Washington DC’s queer nightlife persona and performance artist Jason Barnes joins this year’s Israel LGBT Mission of A Wider Bridge after hearing so much about it. “I had an old classmate who went to Israel and didn’t come back for several years because he loved it so much.” Though he hasn’t been to Israel himself, […]

Moovz Targets Women

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Until now, the Israeli LGBT social networking app “Moovz” was known, throughout the world, mostly among men. Recently, the app recruited veteran lesbian activist Anat Nir as its Director of Marketing, with an effort of attracting more women in Latin America, Asia and the United States, and 100,000 women have already joined. “MOOVZ has more […]