Israeli Air Force Presents: This is How We Model LGBTQ Inclusion

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Meetings of soldiers from the periphery with LGBT organizations, cross-unit discussions with LGBTQ soldiers and a support group for LGBTQ standing army soldiers and mandatory service soldiers–this is how the Israeli Air Force leads its openness to the LGBT community. “There are quite a few pilots who came out of the closet, it’s becoming a […]

Hate Crimes In US Should Concern Israel Too

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Efrat Yardai, a lecturer at Ben-Gurion University: Israelis must cry out not just against swastika graffiti, anti-Semitic comments, or physical attacks on Jews, but also when a gay person is assaulted or when a writing like ‘Make America White Again’ is spray-painted on a wall. About three weeks have passed since the US election. Donald […]

Homophobic Statements From Israeli Police New Chief Rabbi

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Rabbi Rami Brachyahu chosen as the top religious figure in the police despite problematic past statements: Homosexuals ‘not in line with laws of nature’ Much like the IDF’s recently-appointed Chief Rabbi Col. Eyal Karim, the Israel Police’s new chief rabbi Rami Brachyahu’s past is mired by a series of controversial statements against the LGBT community […]