Jerusalem gay pride stabber found fit to stand trial

Yishai Schlissel, who stabbed six people at the annual Jerusalem pride parade July 30, 2015, is seen at the Jerusalem Magistrates' Court on July 31. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Yishai Schlissel, who stabbed six people at the annual Jerusalem pride parade July 30, 2015, is seen at the Jerusalem Magistrates’ Court on July 31. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Court extends Yishai Schlissel’s remand by 12 days; he refuses legal counsel

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Transgenders take center stage at Tel Aviv gay pride parade

At a recent Gay Pride parade in Tel Aviv (Omer Messinger/Flash 90)

At a recent Gay Pride parade in Tel Aviv (Omer Messinger/Flash 90)

Tens of thousands expected to converge on the city for Friday’s event; activist estimates 1% to 3% of Israelis are trans

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Tens of thousands celebrate gay pride in Tel Aviv

Thousands attend the annual Gay Pride parade in Tel Aviv, June 13, 2014. (photo credit: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Thousands attend the annual Gay Pride parade in Tel Aviv, June 13, 2014.                                                         (photo credit: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

City’s streets filled with revelers as annual parade sets off from city center, to culminate in beach party

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90+ Girl Scouts march in San Francisco ‘Gay’ Pride Parade

‘I want them to be able to tell their children they were a part of this’

Girl Scouts of the United States of America

Girl Scouts of the United States of America (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

SAN FRANCISCO, July 5, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Weeks after their male counterparts stoked controversy by changing their rules to allow openly gay members, Girl Scouts USA made history in their own way after some 90+ of their members and their families marched in San Francisco’s recent Gay Pride Parade – the first time they have ever done so.

Girl Scouts of Northern California announced their participation in the parade in a post on their official Facebook page, accompanied by a photo of the girls in uniform carrying a Girl Scouts banner.

“I want them to be able to tell their children they were a part of this,” mom Del Gregor, 53, who was at the parade with her 11-year-old Girl Scout daughter, told USA Today. “By the time they’re grown up, their kids won’t believe there was a time when gay people couldn’t get married.”

Another mom, also present with her 11-year-old daughter, described the occasion as “historic.”

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