Ta'alin Abu Hanna told reporters she hoped the pageant would help bring “more openness towards trans people in Israel and maybe the world. And will help people know who we are.”
By Ben Sales
A cluster of laws aimed at expanding LGBT rights in Israel were voted down by Israel's governing coalition just 24 hours after the Knesset held a gay rights day.
The IDF website features an interview with Lieutenant Shachar, its first transgender officer, who began serving while still a woman. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
A gay Israeli couple can legally adopt their foster son, a Tel Aviv court ruled. More ▸