The stabbing attack at Jerusalem’s gay pride parade on Thursday was the result of a failure by police intelligence. Jerusalem police admit that they knew Yishai Schlissel was released from prison in June after serving 10 years in Ma’asiyahu prison for a similar stabbing attack at the 2005 Jerusalem Gay Pride parade, where he wounded three people.
An Israeli assailant has stabbed six participants in an annual Gay Pride march in Jerusalem on Thursday, police said.
A Jewish group hired protesters to picket the gay pride parade in New York on Sunday, the New York Times reported.
Tens of thousands of people participated in Tel Aviv’s annual gay pride parade, whose theme this year was the transgender community.
Bar-Ilan University in Israel barred an LGBT student group from holding a gay pride event on campus.
The fraud trial for an Orthodox Jewish group that promotes so-called conversion therapy for homosexuals opened in New Jersey.
An Israeli baby born to a surrogate mother in a Nepal field hospital died less than a day after his birth.
Israel is the world’s seventh-best country for gay men, according to a poll of 115,000 gay men in 127 countries.
A gay film festival in Vancouver banned “overt expressions of nationalism” after organizers came under fire over an advertisement featuring an Israeli flag.
What meaning does the elusive holiday of L’ag B’Omer have for us? Abigail Pogrebin writes it’s a holiday that celebrates respect for fellow Jews, a quality that can be in short supply these days.