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Boost to IVF, Egg Donation, Thai Surrogacy Out

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, 22/01/2014 00:14
MKs’ Experiment: Link Gay Rights, ‘Settler’ Rights

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

Ministers seek to get “settlers’ rights” approved alongside gay and lesbian rights.Maayana Miskin, 15/12/2013 11:51
Danny Dayan vs. Jewish Home on Same-Sex Marriage

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, 05/12/2013 15:48
Jewish Home Veto on Gay Benefits

Jewish Home Veto on Gay Benefits

Bill proposed by Yesh Atid MK would grant tax benefits to gay parents.Gil Ronen, 02/12/2013 08:58
Gays in Beit Shemesh Tell Mayor: We Exist

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, 10/11/2013 21:25
Russian Gay Activist in Anti-Semitic Meltdown

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, 03/09/2013 19:05
Gay Rally in Jerusalem; 3 Arrested

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, 01/08/2013 22:01
Yesh Atid Insists on Same-Sex Marriage

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, 16/06/2013 14:19
Suspect Revealed as Former Barnoar Director

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, 14/06/2013 12:57
Pinkwashing is Hogwash When Used Against Israel

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, 05/04/2013 15:20
Health Ministry Rethinks Blood Donor Criteria

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, 27/03/2013 15:40