Watch: The Association of Israeli Gay Fathers

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JN1, Europe’s Jewish News channel, covered the recent inaugural event for The Association of Israeli Gay Fathers in Tel Aviv’s LGBT center.  The new organization has taken upon itself to assist the hundreds of gay families in Israel to be protected under the law. Watch the segment. Nitzan Horovitz, who is the first openly gay member […]

Still see no change, Mr. Horowitz?

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Avi Soffer, an activist in the Israeli LGBT community since 1987, Former Aguda chair, Chair of Adam le Adam and Hatnua chamber member, responds to MK Nitzan Horowitz’ claim that under Netanyahu’s administration any advancement of the gay community toward full and equal legal rights has been frozen Israel’s first elected gay Member of the […]

Tipping the Scales

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“Likud Pride” chairman, Dr. Evan-Gary Cohen, responds to a  Gay Star News story that was featured here on Friday, about Nitzan Horowitz, accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of using Iran’s persecution of homosexuals to attack it on the world stage while doing nothing to advance gay rights at home. Special for A Wider Bridge. Over […]

“No Progress Under Netanyahu’s Leadership”

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Israel’s first elected gay Member of the Knesset, Nitzan Horowitz, has accused Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of using Iran’s persecution of homosexuals to attack it on the world stage while doing nothing to advance gay rights at home Merertz party Member of the Knesset (MK) Nitan Horowitz has accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of […]

Israel Won’t Legalize Gay Marriage. Here’s Why

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Liam Hoare of the Slate is very pessimistic about the future of civil marriage in general and gay marriage in particular, in Israel “A Gay City Deserves a Gay Mayor,” proclaimed an ad for candidate Nitzan Horowitz during Tel Aviv’s most recent mayoral election in October. “One Vote That Sends Five Gays to the Council,” […]