Boost to IVF, Egg Donation, Thai Surrogacy Out

IVF treatment to be provided faster, but limited for over-42s. Foreign Ministry warns against Thai surrogacy.Maayana Miskin, 1/22/2014, 12:14 AM

MKs’ Experiment: Link Gay Rights, ‘Settler’ Rights

Ministers seek to get “settlers’ rights” approved alongside gay and lesbian rights.Maayana Miskin, 12/15/2013, 11:51 AM

Danny Dayan vs. Jewish Home on Same-Sex Marriage

Former Judea, Samaria regional leader upset by Jewish Home’s ‘homophobic’ stance on civil marriage, same-sex marriage.Maayana Miskin, 12/5/2013, 3:48 PM

Jewish Home Veto on Gay Benefits

Bill proposed by Yesh Atid MK would grant tax benefits to gay parents.Gil Ronen, 12/2/2013, 8:58 AM

Gays in Beit Shemesh Tell Mayor: We Exist

Groups plan protest following mayor’s ‘no gays here’ statement. Rally could stoke already heightened tensions amid voter fraud scandal.Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2013, 9:25 PM

Russian Gay Activist in Anti-Semitic Meltdown

A top Russian gay activist rants about ‘Jewish mafia’ planning to ‘overtake the world,’ calls critic a ‘Jewish pig.'Maayana Miskin, 9/3/2013, 7:05 PM

Gay Rally in Jerusalem; 3 Arrested

Controversial rally passes relatively peacefully. Counter-protesters arrested for donning costumes, signs: "I am a proud donkey."Maayana Miskin, 8/1/2013, 10:01 PM

Yesh Atid Insists on Same-Sex Marriage

Yesh Atid says it will vote down a proposal to allow civil marriage if same-sex couples are not included.Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 6/16/2013, 2:19 PM

Suspect Revealed as Former Barnoar Director

Police believe youth club director’s assault on young visitor sparked a 2009 shooting that killed two.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2013, 12:57 PM

Pinkwashing is Hogwash When Used Against Israel

On April 10 and 11, there will be a conference at the CUNY Graduate Center about Pinkwashing, an anti-Israel term popularized by Sarah Schulman. The following is a review of her opinions as they appear in her writings.Prof. George Jochnowitz, 4/5/2013, 3:20 PM

Health Ministry Rethinks Blood Donor Criteria

Health Minister asks experts to reconsider the ban on blood donations from those in male homosexual relationships.Maayana Miskin, 3/27/2013, 3:40 PM