Ten Medals to Israeli Gay Swimmers in Berlin

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Israeli gay swimming team TLVnemos came back from an international LGBT swimming competition in Berlin with 10 medals: “We call on Israeli officials to help us fund more participations in such tournaments.” Vorspiel, Berlin’s LGBT Sports Club, held its annual international swimming competitions on October 14, with participation of 350 swimmers from across Europe. Tel […]

Israel government defends ‘Imagine London Without Gays’ billboard

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Israel’s Ministry of Tourism has defended a new advertising campaign that features billboards that say ‘Imagine London Without Gays’. On Monday (18 April), a billboard appeared in Waterloo, London perplexing many people. There was no explanation of who was behind it or what the campaign was promoting. Similar billboards were put up in Madrid and […]

Israel’s Tourism Ministry wins Expedia award for ‘innovative LGBT campaign’

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Israel’s Tourism Ministry has been named the winner in an Expedia competition for innovative campaigns aimed at the LGBT community, a statement by the ministry said on Saturday. Drag queen Oshrie with Shai Doitsh at the Berlin LGBT Travel Fair (Photo: Facebook) The prize was presented by Expedia, one of the leading online reservation sites […]

Tomer’s Personal Connection to Docu

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In a new article about his recent documentary ‘Who’s Gonna Love Me Now,’ Tomer Heymann reveals that he had a brief relationship with Saar, the lead character in the film. Tomer (left) and Saar this week in Berlin (photo: Facebook) Tomer Heymann originally encountered Saar in Tel Aviv in 1993. “I saw a young, very […]