Likud ministers face backlash for taking part in Gay Pride Parade

Likud ministers Miri Regev and Ofir Akunis were on the receiving end of an angry backlash from right-wing social media users who objected to their presence at Tel Aviv’s Gay Pride Parade on Friday.

Regev, the culture and sport minister, and Akunis, who holds a position akin to that of a minister in the Communications Ministry, posted photographs on Facebook of themselves reveling in the parade alongside gay Likud members.

While their posts did garner likes and shares, there were also a number of angry messages from people who expressed disgust with their participation.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Likud-ministers-face-social-media-backlash-for-taking-part-in-Gay-Pride-Parade-405893

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