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ASSI AZAR: Israeli TV personality and gay rights advocate

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

McGraw Hall, 165
740-750 University Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

 Cornellians For IsraelHaven: Cornell's LGBT Student Union, and Cornell Hillel present a lecture by Assi Azar. Named by OUT Magazine in 2009 as one of the most 100 influential gay people in the world, Assi Azar is the host of Israel's Big Brother TV show. The Ryan Seacrest of the Holy Land, Azar is a well-known TV personality. After coming out as gay in 2005, he created a documentary about coming out in Israel. Azar continues to advocate for gay rights, sharing his experience as a proud, gay man living in Israel. 

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Assi Azar

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Israeli TV personality and gay rights advocate

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