Egypt: Men in ‘Gay Wedding’ Video Will Spend 3 Years in Prison
November 01 2014 2:18 PM ET

Egypt: Men in ‘Gay Wedding’ Will Spend 3 Years in Prison

Sunnivie Brydum

The men, who previously ‘tested negative’ for homosexuality, have been sentenced to three years in jail for ‘spreading indecent images and inciting debauchery.’

Op-ed: LGBT Americans Celebrate, But Atrocities Abroad Escalate
October 17 2014 5:20 AM ET

U.S. LGBTs Celebrate, But Atrocities Abroad Escalate

Ty Cobb

On the eve of the international day of solidarity with LGBT Egyptians, be mindful of how our brothers and sisters abroad still need our support.

Grindr Sounds Alarm on Egypt's Antigay Witch Hunt
September 27 2014 5:34 AM ET

How Egypt's New President Is Using Grindr

Thom Senzee

In an effort to appear 'more Islamic than the Islamists,' Egypt's new regime is cracking down on LGBT people — going so far as posing as gay men looking to hook up on Grindr.

Grindr Responds to Reports Egyptian Cops Using App to Ensnare Gay Men
September 20 2014 6:00 AM ET

Grindr Responds to Reports Egyptian Cops Using App to Ensnare Gays

Thom Senzee

Grindr assures users it is mindful and vigilant about safety concerns, and supports LGBT equality around the globe.

Egyptian Police Ensnare Gay Men Using Grindr
September 18 2014 3:00 PM ET

Egyptian Cops Use Grindr for Antigay Witch-Hunt

Thom Senzee

Reports have emerged that Egyptian authorities are exploiting Grindr's mapping power to entrap and arrest gay men.

Men Arrested for Egypt's First Gay Wedding 'Test Negative' for Homosexuality
September 10 2014 4:58 PM ET

Egyptian 'Doctors' Say Men at Gay Wedding Aren't Gay

Thom Senzee

It's an ironic twist in which seven Egyptian men accused of being gay might be exonerated by the insulting, inaccurate 'medical' tests to which they were subjected. 

WATCH: Seven Egyptians Arrested After First Same-Sex Wedding
September 08 2014 3:28 PM ET

WATCH: 7 Men Arrested After Egypt's 'First Gay Wedding'

Thom Senzee

After a video of an April same-sex wedding went viral this summer, Egyptian authorities have now arrested seven of the participants in what is being described as Egypt's first gay wedding.

Egypt: Cops Crack Down on Gays, Raid Homes
April 17 2014 1:12 PM ET

Egypt: Cops Crack Down on Gays, Raid Homes

Michelle Garcia

Gay men in Egypt are on guard as a recent rash of raids has targeted their homes.

Gay Filmmaker Finally Released From Egyptian Prison
October 06 2013 1:21 PM ET

Gay Filmmaker Finally Released From Egyptian Prison

Lucas Grindley

After brutal beatings and a hunger strike, John Greyson was reportedly set free on Sunday.

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