President Shimon Peres on Sunday
came out in favor of gay marriage.
an interview at a Globes conference in Tel Aviv, Peres was asked his
stance on gay marriage in Israel, and responded that everybody was born
equal and had a right to love who they wanted to love.
When pressed, as to whether that was a "yes" or "no"
to the whether he supported gay marriage he responded, "I think
everybody will take it as a yes."
Though the question referenced a bill that would give gay male
couples equal tax status, which does not explicitly legalize gay
marriage, the interviewer specifically used the term "gay marriage" in