jerusalem gay pride

State Comptroller Yosef Shapira

This week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs

The reopening of a non-kosher restaurant in the city is a reminder that the battle for the soul of the city is not over.

06/06/2019
Chabad Rehavia sign

Grapevine: Bernie to the rescue

Bernie is quite a familiar sight in Jerusalem, accompanying Hess almost everywhere he goes, including to synagogue.

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.

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