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  • Israelis march for gay pride

    For a day, Safra Square in Jerusalem was filled with rainbow-colored flags, balloons, arm bands, umbrellas and hats, as people of all ages and religious affiliations began Jerusalem’s second gay pride march. The Orthodox mayor of Jerusalem rejected calls

  • Lion statues roar in Jerusalem

    Joining the international club of cities that have turned their streets into art galleries, Jerusalem chose as its symbol the logo of the City of Jerusalem, the Lion of Judea. The project has captured the imagination of Jerusalemites, especially children,