Chief Rabbi Said Pride Is Bad For Jerusalem. 22,000 People Disagreed.

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Carol Kuruvilla, religion reporter of the Huffington Post summarizes the voices and the images from the 2017 Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem Ahead of Jerusalem’s 16th annual pride parade on Thursday, Jerusalem’s Ashkenazi chief rabbi Aryeh Stern made it clear that he didn’t think such an event belonged in the ancient, holy city. Although Stern […]

Dana International: “My Jerusalem is Jerusalem of Love, Not of Hatred”

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Transgender Israeli superstar Dana International wrote a special column dedicated to Gay Pride in Jerusalem that took place yesterday: “How important it is for the world to see the march in Jerusalem. They will see the great light, and not the evil and fanaticism and hatred of a handful of its citizens who want to […]

A Song For Shira: August 2, 2016

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All mainstream Israeli media outlets played “Shir Le’Shira” (‘A Song for Shira’) simultaneously on Tuesday, August 2. Several hours after the heart of Shira Banki stopped beating on August 2, 2015 and a memorial service was organized at Zion Square in Jerusalem, it was obvious that the song “Shir Le’Shira,” (‘A Song for Shira’),’ which […]