Category Archives: Middle East

The Good Son | JIFF

The Good Son Israel, 2013 Please select your session time to purchase tickets: Melbourne — Tue 11 Nov 9:00pm Fri 14 Nov 2:45pm “The Good Son tells the poignant story of a young Israeli man … who takes the radical … Continue reading

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2014

This year’s Melbourne Queer Film Festival again presents a rich selection of cinematic offerings from Israel and also of Jewish/Semitic relevancy. Browse Sessions – Israel Saturday 15 March 2014 Cupcakes 6:15 PM at ACMI Cinema 2 Summer Vacation 10:30 PM … Continue reading

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Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, Spiritual Leader of Israel’s Sephardic Jews, Dies at 93 | NYTimes.com

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, Spiritual Leader of Israel’s Sephardic Jews, Dies at 93 | NYTimes.com. “Rabbi Yosef’s weekly sermons, delivered on Saturday nights after the Sabbath, were broadcast by satellite to wide audiences and, in the last few years, uploaded to … Continue reading

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ISRAEL: Shooter At LGBT Youth Club Driven By “Biblical Edict Against Gays” | Joe. My. God.

ISRAEL: Shooter At LGBT Youth Club Driven By “Biblical Edict Against Gays” | Joe. My. God.

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הבית הפתוח » Student Rights Law Op Ed | JOH

הבית הפתוח » Student Rights Law Op Ed | JOH. Student Rights Law Op Ed The Knesset, Israel’s governing body, has introduced a crucial amendment to the existing Student Rights Law. On Sunday, June 26 2013, a coalition led by … Continue reading

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World Union of Progressive Judaism passes resolution in support of Marriage Equality

The following resolution on Marriage Equality passed by overwhelming majority at the International Assembly of the World Union of Progressive Judaism on May 1 2013. All of the suggested resolutions can be viewed here. WUPJ International Assembly Meeting May 1st, … Continue reading

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Israel Police: Hired killer opened fire at Tel Aviv gay youth center after target didn’t show | Haaretz

Israel Police: Hired killer opened fire at Tel Aviv gay youth center after target didn’t show | Haaretz.

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Gay community reels over arrests in youth center shooting | The Times of Israel

Gay community reels over arrests in youth center shooting | The Times of Israel.

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Three arrested on suspicion of murder at Tel Aviv gay center | Haaretz

Three arrested on suspicion of murder at Tel Aviv gay center | Haaretz.

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Why Israel should be the next country to adopt same-sex marriage | Haaretz

Why Israel should be the next country to adopt same-sex marriage | Haaretz.

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