Israel Recognized Lesbian Couples as Mothers. Now It Says It Was a Mistake.

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In March, we reported on the case of Irit and Einat Zevieli-Efrat, who discovered that their children’s birth certificates had been changed and the name of the non-biological mother had been erased from the documentation of the other mother’s children. Now, Israel’s Interior Ministry has declared that this was a mistake and is making retroactive […]

Niece of the Israeli President Comes Out: “I don’t have to hide anymore.”

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The weekend Edition of the Israeli website Mako published an extensive interview with Liat Rivlin, daughter of Eliezer Rivlin (Z”L), brother of the current President of Israel, Ruvi Rivlin. After both her parents died, Ruvi remained Liat’s closest family member, and she visits the President’s home frequently. In the fascinating interview Rivlin explains why she […]

The State of Israel Erased Names of Non-Biological Lesbian Mothers from Birth Certificates of Their Children

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During a family trip to India, Irit and Einat Zevieli-Efrat discovered that their children’s birth certificates had been changed and the name of the non-biological mother had been erased from the documentation of the other mother’s children. This change, that occurred without the state informing the mothers, resulted in the Indian authorities accusing the mothers […]

The Aguda’s Chen Arieli is on Globes’ 2018 List of Most Influential Female Activists

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Chen Arieli, chair of the Aguda, was chosen as one of the 20 most influential women activists in 2018 by top financial Israeli magazine Globes. Business news and analysis magazine from Israel, the financial daily Globes, published Tuesday its annual list of the top 20 most influential women in activism. Chen Arieli, chair of the […]