Before the devastating stabbings at Jerusalem’s Gay Pride March on Thursday marred the event, Israelis turned out for a celebration of LBGTQ rights.
These photos are of Bat Kol, a religious lesbian organization that NIF gave a special grant to in order to march at the rally.
President Reuven Rivlin said: “We came together today for a festive event, but the joy was shattered when a terrible hate crime occurred here in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel.”
The tragedy at the March illuminates the urgency for a more open, more tolerant, and more equal Israel.
Before the devastating stabbings at Jerusalem's Gay Pride March on Thursday marred the event, Israelis turned out for a…
Posted by New Israel Fund on Tuesday, August 4, 2015