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Israel Investing Nearly $3 Million in LGBT Tourism

TEL AVIV – Israel’s Ministry of Tourism will invest NIS 11 million ($2.9 million) to promote LGBT tourism to the Jewish state. The campaign will promote Israel as a liberal country that embraces members of the global LGBT community, and is aimed

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Bomb Scare Disrupts Gay Pride – Army Detonates ‘Suspect Package’

A major annual gay pride event attracting 160,000 to Brighton on England’s Sussex coast had to be rerouted yesterday after the discovery of a “suspect package”. The start of the 25th annual Brighton and Hove Pride march was delayed as organisers and police worked to agree a


Turkey’s Government Uses Tear Gas to ‘Ban’ Gay Pride Parade Due to Ramadan

Turkish Islamist government authorities abruptly canceled Istanbul’s annual gay pride parade on Sunday, giving organizers no time to keep attendees from congregating and falling victim to water cannons, tear gas, rubber bullets, and other crowd control measures Turkey’s government is calling “proportional” to the threat presented.