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Billionaire investor George Soros speaks to the audience at the Schumpeter Award in Vienna, Austria
Bulgaria's Jews slam deputy PM for George Soros conspiracy comment

The backlash against these comments come on the 32nd day of the ongoing protests in Bulgaria, calling on the government to step down.

11/08/2020
Richard Grenell, U.S. Ambassador to Germany
High-level US official slams Iran's Khamenei for execution of gays

“Do you wear a mask when you push gays off buildings?,” wrote Richard Grenell.

Tunisia quashes LGBT report it recognized gay marriage

Tunisia’s president Kais Saied supports the criminalization of homosexuality. He has termed gay people “deviants” and favors Sharia law. He defends capital punishment.

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Tunisia may have become first Arab country to recognize gay marriage

An LGBTQ group in Tunisia says the Arab state has recognized a same-sex marriage.

Tel Aviv Port honoring the Gay Pride month
54% of religious Jews support gay marriage, partnership

The survey was conducted over the phone, with 500 Israelis being questioned to represent the Israeli public with an error margin of 4.5%±.

 Hundreds of members of LGBT community protest surrogacy law in Tel Aviv
Jewish Agency to help gay employees with surrogacy costs

The Jewish Agency will become the first state body to help gay couples with surrogacy costs in light of ongoing ineligibility of gay couples for surrogacy in Israel.

Jerusalem’s annual gay pride parade
Jewish same-sex couple win lawsuit, twins recognized as U.S. citizens

The couple, an American and an Israeli, were forced to undergo DNA tests that proved that one twin was the son of the American while the other was the son of the Israeli.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
23/02/2019
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Marriage in protest: Three weddings make a statement to Rabbinate

Same-sex couple says they will marry in DC because no recognizable entity in Israel will acknowledge their marriage

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NYC synagogue stops LGBT wedding announcements following complaint

The synagogue’s clergy do not officiate at same-sex weddings, but the synagogue began including same-sex marriages in its announcements earlier this year.

By BEN SALES/JTA
14/12/2017
National Organization fo Women protest in New York, calling for prosecution of Harvey Weinstein
Candidly speaking: Recent sexual controversies and upheavals

The shock waves triggered by the Harvey Weinstein scandal may well spur reform and create a healthier society.

12/11/2017
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