jerusalem gay pride

Drama or farce?

Proposed budget of NIS 500,000 to fund the Open House’s 2019 community activities – including the Gay Pride parade scheduled for next week – was voted down at the municipal committee level.

30/05/2019
MARCHERS TAKE part in the Jerusalem Pride Parade this past Sunday, as a sign in the background procl
Jerusalem chief rabbi demands no pride flags be waved at Gay Parade

"I trust you to act wisely to remove this disgrace from us, especially now in these holy days between Jerusalem Day and Shavuot," the letter stated.

By GADI DEUTSCH/ MAARIV
27/05/2019
Religious Jewish LGBT community invites Smotrich, Lior to Pesach Sheni

Levenstein, Lior, Shapira and Smotrich have all been known to be disparaging of the LGBT community.

15/05/2019
Jerusalem pride parade, 2 August 2018.
Jerusalem pride

Hatred against the parade or the gay community doesn’t begin or end with hatred against one community.

Jerusalem pride parade, 2 August 2018.
In pictures: Gay pride parade in Jerusalem

An 'in pictures' story of the annual "love without borders" Jerusalem pride parade.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
02/08/2018
Love is love pride parade jerusalem Aug 2 2018
Annual Pride Parade takes over Jerusalem

Participants in the Jerusalem parade congregated in Liberty Bell Park amid heavy security, and at 17:30 began wending their way through the city.

LGBT flag on Jerusalem's King George Street, July 31, 2018
J’lem chief rabbi asks mayor to remove pride flags

Rabbi Aryeh Stern describes gay pride flags as symbolizing “the opposite” of holiness, and says he is “saddened” that the parade is taking place at all.

Police step up preparations for Jerusalem Pride Parade

"Beyond possible attempts to harm the participants of the march, it is important to remember... past attempts to carry out terrorist attacks," said Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich.

Abby Stein, former Hasidic rabbi, talked about her journey to becoming the woman she is today, despi
Ex-hassidic transgender Rabbi Abby Stein on LGBT: You are not alone

The transgender descendant of the Baal Shem Tov describes her journey from Williamsburg, NY to becoming the woman she is today.

Rabbi Benny Lau sits at the center of a previous Meeting Place gathering in Zion Square.
A glimmer of hope in the LGBT Pride Parade murder memorial

Tisha Be’av in Memory of Shira Banki, the teen murdered at the 2015 Pride Parade, casts the sad day in a new, hopeful light.

18/07/2018
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