Egypt

The fight against Islamophobia is part of a quest for the "movable middle" that LGBT people have long sought, argues activist Omar Sharif Jr.

December 23 2015 5:19 AM

Promoting an economic summit in a nation jailing LGBT people is not living up to the self-stated ideals of the State Department.

March 11 2015 6:00 AM

Egypt's president has put the entire LGBT population on notice that its members are targets. In December dozens of gay men felt the heel of his government's boot during a bathhouse raid.

January 21 2015 11:00 AM

Acquittals are rare in Egypt, and prosecutors have already filed an appeal. Meanwhile, attorneys for the acquitted men are seeking their release.

January 12 2015 5:31 PM

Police take woman away for videos posted years ago, even though they show her dancing fully clothed.

December 31 2014 3:52 PM

All eight men involved in a Nile riverboat ceremony have won shorter sentences on appeal.

December 28 2014 4:55 PM

Journalist Mona Iraqi is accused of setting up a raid on a gay bathhouse in Cairo that has 26 men now facing prison sentences.

December 27 2014 2:45 PM
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