Politics

Demonstrators flood the streets demanding equal rights for gays

For members of the LGBT community, the surrogacy law was the last straw. In a rainbow-colored show of support, tens of thousands of people around the country on Sunday went on strike in protest over a that extended the right of state-funded surrogacy to single women, but denied it for single men and homosexual couples. Protesters considered this discriminatory. Be […]

MK files complaint against colleague, as Zionist Union’s problems multiply

When it rains, it pours in the Zionist Union. First, MK Ayelet Nahmias- Verbin complained Wednesday about by her party colleague Eitan Broshi on a visit to the Gaza periphery. Be the first to know – The same day, popular Zionist Union MK Isaac Herzog had a going-away party ahead of his departure from the Knesset for the Jewish Agency. […]

Thousands demonstrate for LGBT rights in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa

Protests for LGBTQ rights began around the country at 10 a.m., urging the government to pass equal legislation for gay and lesbian couples and to bring awareness to the treatment of LGBTQ community members in Israel. The protests were spurred by a recent law passed in the Knesset which made single women eligible for state-supported surrogacy, but denied it to […]

The Voice of the Nation is silenced

Amikam Gurevich, a veteran Israel Radio broadcaster and long-time master of ceremonies at national events including Israel Independence Day, Holocaust Remembrance Day and the early years of the annual Independence Day Bible Quiz, died Thursday at the age of 89. He was laid to rest on Friday at the Nachlaqt Yitzhak cemetery in Tel Aviv where he was eulogized by […]

Editing DNA of Human Embryos ‘Morally Permissible,‘ UK Ethics Body Says; Other Bioethicists Push Back

Editing DNA of Human Embryos ‘Morally Permissible,‘ UK Ethics Body Says; Other Bioethicists Push Back Share Free sign up cp newsletter! Sign up By , CP Reporter | Jul 18, 2018 3:03 PM A British ethics body has declared that it may be “morally permissible” to edit the genes of a human embryo based on what their parents think is […]

Planned Parenthood Loses Legal Battle Over Trump‘s Title X Family Planning Rules

Planned Parenthood Loses Legal Battle Over Trump‘s Title X Family Planning Rules Share Free sign up cp newsletter! Sign up By , CP Reporter | Jul 18, 2018 4:01 PM (Photo: REUTERS/Eric Thayer)People attend the March for Life rally in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2018. A federal judge has thrown out a legal challenge filed against the Trump administration by […]

Trump-Putin Summit: ‘World Wants to See Us Get Along‘

Trump-Putin Summit: ‘World Wants to See Us Get Along‘ Share Free sign up cp newsletter! Sign up By , Christian Post Contributor | Jul 16, 2018 9:13 AM (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)President Donald J. Trump and President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation | July 16, 2018 Hours after blaming his predecessors for tensions with Moscow, President […]