Gay Tel Aviv Councilman Criticizes Israeli Policy Towards Palestinians

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A gay member of the Tel Aviv Municipal Council on Wednesday said the Israeli government promotes LGBT rights in an attempt to divert attention away from its controversial policies towards the Palestinians. Mickey Gitzin, a gay member of the Tel Aviv Municipal Council, speaks to a group of Americans in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Nov. […]

Tel Aviv Municipality Will Hire Transgender People

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A new program at the Tel Aviv municipality will promote locating and employing transgender people in the municipality offices. The program, initiated by City Council member Etai Pinkas (Meretz), includes finding suitable jobs in the municipality, identifying relevant candidates and dedicated placement of transgender people – estimated at approximately 10% of the LGBT community in […]