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California professor apologizes for saying 'pregnant women'

California professor apologizes for saying 'pregnant women'

'It was not my intention to offend anyone, the worst thing i can do as a human being is be offensive,' professor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2021 21:24
Watch: Georgians attack LGBT parade, beat up journalists

Watch: Georgians attack LGBT parade, beat up journalists

Georgian police seized the corpse of a TV cameraman injured during an attempted Pride Parade in Tbilisi for a state-led forensic autopsy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 17:43
Does Israel have the authority to recognize sex change?

Does Israel have the authority to recognize sex change?

The 'Choosing Family' movement asked the Ministry of Health on what grounds it feels authorized to approve sex change in Israel.Yehonatan Gotlieb , 11/07/2021 22:27
Supreme Court strikes down legislation barring LGBT surrogacy

Supreme Court strikes down legislation barring LGBT surrogacy

“The Supreme Court has yet again demonstrated that it wants to wipe Jewish tradition out.”Y Rabinovitz, 11/07/2021 14:30
Health Ministry to allow Supreme Court to rule on surrogacy

Health Ministry to allow Supreme Court to rule on surrogacy

Government admits no chance of amending Surrogacy Law, requests Supreme Court rule on the issue in its place.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 14:04
Watch: EU slams Hungary's law prohibiting LGBT content

Watch: EU slams Hungary's law prohibiting LGBT content

Discussions of the new law overshadowed overshadowing other topics at the EU summit, with half of EU members condemning the move.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2021 08:54
Matt Walsh: LGBT activists outraged that Pixar movie doesn't have gay theme

Matt Walsh: LGBT activists outraged that Pixar movie doesn't have gay theme

"Pixar can't even put out a movie about a couple of sea monsters becoming friends without Leftists trying to drape a rainbow flag over it."Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 08:21
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu: A family is a mother and father - nothing else

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu: A family is a mother and father - nothing else

'We need to stand firm about the right to say that a family is a mother and father, nothing else,' Tzfat rabbi says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 16:16
Hungarian Jews protest ‘gay propaganda law’

Hungarian Jews protest ‘gay propaganda law’

'All people are inherently pure,' Jewish group says in response to law banning LGBT propaganda from reaching children.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 28/06/2021 08:09
Yair Lapid orders pride flag flown at Foreign Ministry

Yair Lapid orders pride flag flown at Foreign Ministry

For the first time ever, LGBT pride flag to be flown at Israeli Foreign Ministry's headquarters to mark Pride Month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 10:34
Jews with homosexual tendencies are eligible for aliyah la'Torah

Jews with homosexual tendencies are eligible for aliyah la'Torah

Ruling issued for those not engaging in forbidden acts after musician Daniel Zamir was denied an aliyah. Zamir called the ruling "historic."Yehonatan Gottlieb, 17/06/2021 12:17
Over 1,500+ rabbis support Yeshiva University’s refusal of LGBTQ student club

Over 1,500+ rabbis support Yeshiva University’s refusal of LGBTQ student club

LGBT lawsuit 'seeks to impose values on university, cancel its right to religious liberty, free expression,' rabbinic group says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2021 11:06
'Being LGBT isn't destiny, and I'm the proof of that'

'Being LGBT isn't destiny, and I'm the proof of that'

'The psychological process I went through built my connection with myself. Today I'm married with 5 children.'Shimon Cohen, 03/06/2021 13:28
Hungary: Family means mother is a woman, father is a man

Hungary: Family means mother is a woman, father is a man

Hungarian parliament passes law defining family as 'union between a man and a woman only,' barring LGBT couples from adopting children.Nissan Tzur, 16/12/2020 10:54
Inconvenient truths about sexual orientation

Inconvenient truths about sexual orientation

Dispelling myths: Same-sex attraction is less prevalent than we think, can be environmentally influenced and is often not immutable.Op-ed. Robert M. Schwartz, Ph.D., 31/10/2020 18:10
Finding the balance between Nitzavim and Vayelech

Finding the balance between Nitzavim and Vayelech

How quickly society changes acceptable human behavior! What was unthinkable and perverse is today admired and sometimes even enforced.Rabbi Berel Wein, 09/09/2020 09:55
Yeshiva University rejects 'gay pride' club, says it will support students in other ways

Yeshiva University rejects 'gay pride' club, says it will support students in other ways

YU rejects formation of campus group for "queer" students but says it is putting in place new policies to help students feel safe.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 06/09/2020 07:59
Joint Arab List MK Walid Taha: 'Our society practically devoid of homosexuality'

Joint Arab List MK Walid Taha: 'Our society practically devoid of homosexuality'

Joint List MK explains why he voted against banning 'conversion treatment,' says gay way of life 'practically non-existent' in Arab sector.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2020 18:21
Former Noam party head sets up fund to provide free conversion therapy

Former Noam party head sets up fund to provide free conversion therapy

Rabbi Dror Aryeh responds after bill to ban conversion therapy passes preliminary reading. 'Decree will increase youth suicides.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 16:59
Tahini manufacturer under fire from Arabs for donating to Israeli LGBT organization

Tahini manufacturer under fire from Arabs for donating to Israeli LGBT organization

Arab Israeli tahini company that donated money to LGBT rights group faces boycott.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/07/2020 22:04
Avi Nissenkorn: I'll push law to allow gay men to use surrogates

Avi Nissenkorn: I'll push law to allow gay men to use surrogates

Justice Min. Nissenkorn promises to push changes allowing single men, gays, to use surrogate mothers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2020 19:15
Hundreds join gay pride events across Israel

Hundreds join gay pride events across Israel

Handful of participants linked to religious Zionist movement. Large police contingency on hand. 27 counter-protesters detained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2020 22:13
Choosing Family: Hanging 'pride' banner outside US Embassy 'not to the benefit of society'

Choosing Family: Hanging 'pride' banner outside US Embassy 'not to the benefit of society'

Pro-family group pens letter to US Ambassador Friedman, requesting he support family values, remove LGBT banner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2020 20:15
Government logo to be removed from flyer promoting LGBT event

Government logo to be removed from flyer promoting LGBT event

Following Arutz Sheva reports, Shas-led ministry orders removal of logo from LGBT advertisment. 'Not connected to event in any fashion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2020 10:15
Shas minister Aryeh Deri to fund LGBT event

Shas minister Aryeh Deri to fund LGBT event

'Pride' events in Asher Regional Council will receive funding from Min. Aryeh Deri, adverts say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2020 08:53
Over 15,000 shekels donated to aid printing house which fell victim of LGBT lawsuit

Over 15,000 shekels donated to aid printing house which fell victim of LGBT lawsuit

Private initiative collects over 15,000 to help printing house. 'People realize that if this isn't stopped, coercion will choke us all.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 11:23
Electric company: We'll give 30,000 shekel grant to LGBTs undergoing surrogacy

Electric company: We'll give 30,000 shekel grant to LGBTs undergoing surrogacy

Israel Electric Corporation promises: LGBT employees undergoing surrogacy will receive gift of tens of thousands of shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2020 11:06
AG Mandelblit: Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds by removing pro-family ads

AG Mandelblit: Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds by removing pro-family ads

AG Avichai Mandelblit says Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds when removing 'anti-LGBT' signs ahead of 2019 'Pride Parade.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2020 12:21
Air Canada switches to gender-neutral terms

Air Canada switches to gender-neutral terms

In effort to ensure customers are 'comfortable and respected,' airline ditches traditional 'ladies and gentlemen' greeting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2019 10:07
Haifa: No LGBT flags in municipal buildings

Haifa: No LGBT flags in municipal buildings

Haifa mayor ban 'identity' symbols from municipal offices, centers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2019 11:01
Dozens protest Ashdod 'pride' parade

Dozens protest Ashdod 'pride' parade

Resident warns: 'We cannot allow ourselves to be afraid' of the 'violent' pro-LGBT discourse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2019 13:15
Threat to the family: Correct diagnosis, incorrect prescription

Threat to the family: Correct diagnosis, incorrect prescription

Yeshivat Har Hamor activists are wrong in the strategy they have chosen in defense of the Torah family. The Torah is not politically correct.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 28/07/2019 06:48
Rosh Ha'ayin politician slammed for exposing LGBTQ event

Rosh Ha'ayin politician slammed for exposing LGBTQ event

Rosh Ha'ayin Deputy Mayor warns parents that a city event with activities for children is actually an LGBTQ event.Sara Rubenstein, 19/07/2019 09:20
'They're trying to silence the rabbis'

'They're trying to silence the rabbis'

Rabbi Shlomo Amar defends Education Min. Rabbi Peretz, says there's a push to 'close the rabbis' mouths.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/07/2019 10:25
NC House candidate wants to support freedom of religion

NC House candidate wants to support freedom of religion

North Carolina House candidate invoked Oskar Schindler while pushing to ensure freedom of religion.Josefin Dolsten/JTA, Arutz 7, 10/07/2019 10:14
The politically correct Quran

The politically correct Quran

The penetration of the feminist and gay movements by pro-Palestine propaganda has borne the poisonous fruit of trees planted by shameless rewriting of history and even the Quran.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 08/07/2019 17:27
The anti-Israel LGBT community should think again

The anti-Israel LGBT community should think again

Hamas enforces a deadly form of homophobia in the Strip. Gays are gruesomely executed in Gaza. And the PA is just the same. Barry Shaw, 03/07/2019 21:09
Jerusalem mayor: 'Sorry you feel hurt, we'll remove LGBT flags'

Jerusalem mayor: 'Sorry you feel hurt, we'll remove LGBT flags'

Jerusalem mayor will remove LGBT flags - after the pride parade. Pro-family Jerusalemite: 'Are my family and I second-class citizens?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2019 14:59
Supreme Court throws out pro-family group's appeal

Supreme Court throws out pro-family group's appeal

Hazon, a pro-family group, points out that 'freedom of expression' applies only to those supporting 'dad and dad.'Ido Ben Porat, 05/06/2019 12:44
Jerusalem rabbi: LGBT flags insult the public

Jerusalem rabbi: LGBT flags insult the public

Jerusalem's Rabbi Aryeh Stern explains why he requested Mayor Moshe Lion avoid hanging LGBT flags in the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2019 11:26
Religious Jewish women no longer able to swim at London pond

Religious Jewish women no longer able to swim at London pond

Orthodox Jews protest opening of women-only London pond to trans swimmers when a mixed gender option is available.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/05/2019 07:33
Women's movement: Put 'Mother and Father' back on IDF forms

Women's movement: Put 'Mother and Father' back on IDF forms

Shovrot Shivyon women's movement slams surrender to LGBT pressure, says there was 'no public discussion,' conservatives are 'silenced.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2019 15:02
IDF drops traditional parental identifications

IDF drops traditional parental identifications

Instead of 'Mother' and 'Father,' recruitment forms now ask to name 'Parent 1' and 'Parent 2.' 'IDF has succumbed to LGBT demands.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2019 11:20
Rabbi Sadan: Silencing LGBT debate endangers democracy

Rabbi Sadan: Silencing LGBT debate endangers democracy

Head of pre-military program decries attempt to shut down LGBT debate as akin to silencing of debate on immigration in Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2019 20:01
New Right: Gays can use altruistic surrogates

New Right: Gays can use altruistic surrogates

New Right party to support gay 'right' to surrogacy - but only if they have a friend who wants to do them a favor.Chana Roberts, 05/03/2019 11:34
Judge rules boy born to gay Israeli father is US citizen

Judge rules boy born to gay Israeli father is US citizen

California judge rules non-American twin of US child should have been granted citizenship at birth due to fathers' relationship status.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2019 19:03
Campaign against hotel which called pro-family ad 'racist'

Campaign against hotel which called pro-family ad 'racist'

After Jerusalem hotel removed pro-traditional family banner, denounced ad as 'racist', family values group launches campaign against hotel.Gil Ronen, 14/02/2019 18:59
Jerusalem hotel removes pro-traditional family banner

Jerusalem hotel removes pro-traditional family banner

Following pressure from LGBT activists, hotel apologizes for 'racist' pro-traditional family advertisement.Gil Ronen, 13/02/2019 14:13
Descent to Hell: Identity Politics as the gate to Islamic theocracy

Descent to Hell: Identity Politics as the gate to Islamic theocracy

Democratic ideals, social justice and tolerance don’t rule the world anymore. The new ideology – a successor of failed totalitarian ideologies of the past century - governs the soul of the West, and it’s called Identity Politics. Alexander Maistrovoy , 30/12/2018 12:00
Lesbian NYU professor suspended for harassment

Lesbian NYU professor suspended for harassment

NYU professor suspended after investigation finds she harassed former student.JTA, 15/08/2018 10:06
'There is no fear of the homosexual'

'There is no fear of the homosexual'

US rabbinic group supports letter of 200 Israeli rabbis favoring Biblical values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2018 07:51
'Surrogacy Law violates Torah's gravest prohibitions'

'Surrogacy Law violates Torah's gravest prohibitions'

Senior Religious Zionist Rabbi explains why he opposes Jerusalem's LGBT parade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2018 22:08
Religious Zionist weekly sued for refusing to run LGBT ad

Religious Zionist weekly sued for refusing to run LGBT ad

Makor Rishon newspaper said it would only publish pro-LGBT ad if it agreed to pay for future damages.Tzvi Lev, 02/08/2018 17:52
Chief rabbi of J'lem against 'LGBT' flags

Chief rabbi of J'lem against 'LGBT' flags

Rabbi Aryeh Stern sends letter to J'lem mayor Barkat, asking that 'LGBT' flags put up ahead of gay pride parade be removed near synagogues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2018 15:01
Religious IDF soldiers forced to listen to transgender lecture

Religious IDF soldiers forced to listen to transgender lecture

Soldiers in commanders course complain after being forced to listen speech lauding transgender lifestyle. IDF says lecture was a mistake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2018 08:52
The 13 principles for modern day decadence: The 9th of Av LGBT rally

The 13 principles for modern day decadence: The 9th of Av LGBT rally

The arrogance and insensitivity displayed in holding an LGBT rally on the Tisha B'Av fast mandates a clear declaration defining the difference between the holy and profane in Judaism.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 24/07/2018 06:51
Attorney General supports LBGT High Court petition

Attorney General supports LBGT High Court petition

Attorney General says allowing birth certificates for adopted children to list 2 same sex fathers a matter of equality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2018 16:24