Archive for the 'Gay and Swinger-Friendly Israel' Category

Gay Bash a Bust, But Watch for Precedent

June 22nd, 2007

Today’s gay march in Jerusalem was, B’H a bust. While litigants from both sides spent most of Wednesday and Thursday wrapped in Supreme Court petition arguments, there were many more police and many more religious counter-demonstrators than there were fruity marchers. And the Big Deal; it came down to a march of a several hundred […]

Israel’s “Re-Branding”: Livni’s Foreign Ministry Re-Branding Israel as Sodom?

November 24th, 2006

Bikini Branding and the Holy Land, by Yishai Fleisher (Israel National News) For context, click here. Excerpts; In a bid to “re-brand” Israel’s unpopular world image, Tzippy Livni and the gang at the Foreign Ministry are about to embark on a massive PR campaign. Livni plans to paint Israel as a sexy, modern country with […]

Foreign Ministry Efforts to Reinvent Israel as Liberal/Gay-Friendly…

November 4th, 2006

Column One: Truth in Advertising, by Caroline Glick (Jerusalem Post) “One of the primary target audiences that the Foreign Ministry is trying to attract is the homosexual community. Ministry officials view gay culture as the entryway to the liberal culture because, as he put it, gay culture is the culture that creates ‘a buzz.’” “The […]