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Tal Gilboa

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Tal Gilboa
Gilboa in 2017
Born (1978-06-16) June 16, 1978 (age 46)
Ra'anana, Israel
Known forAnimal liberation and vegan advocacy
TelevisionBig Brother (Israel)

Tal Gilboa (Hebrew: טל גלבוע) is an Israeli animal liberation and vegan activist.[1][2][3] In 2013, she founded the Israeli Animal Liberation Front, renamed ‘Total Liberation’ in 2018. Gilboa won HaAh HaGadol 6, the sixth season of the Israeli version of the reality show Big Brother.[4]

During 2019, Gilboa joined the Likud party but was not selected to be part of the Knesset.[5] She was appointed by prime minister Netanyahu as advisor on animal rights issues.[6][7]

See also



  1. ^ Halpren, Nita (November 1, 2012). "Israeli vegan activists to protest animal 'Holocaust' by tattooing livestock numbers". Haaretz. Retrieved April 19, 2015.
  2. ^ "Vegan festival said to be world's biggest". The Times of Israel. October 14, 2014. Retrieved April 19, 2015.
  3. ^ "Thousands of animal rights activists rally in Tel Aviv". The Times of Israel. September 21, 2014. Retrieved April 19, 2015.
  4. ^ "Vegan Activist Wins Big Brother, Runner-up is Vegan too!The Vegan Woman". theveganwoman.com. Retrieved April 12, 2018.
  5. ^ Goldman, Mordechai (September 15, 2019). "Likud offers vegans a new political home". Al-Monitor. Retrieved November 9, 2020.
  6. ^ "Netanyahu taps vegan activist Tal Gilboa as animal rights adviser". The Times of Israel. June 11, 2019.
  7. ^ "Tal Gilboa's lifelong mission: Fighting for animal rights". The Jerusalem Post. October 29, 2020.