Find out Why Kuwait Banned ‘The Beauty and the Beast’

Find out Why Kuwait Banned ‘The Beauty and the Beast’

  The live-action remake of the classic “Beauty and the Beast” broke box-office records. According to BBC, it had the biggest weekend opening for any PG film, with an opening weekend revenue of $350m around the world. That, however, didn’t stop the movie from causing some controversy.     The movie also made huge earnings […]

Sir Elton John Reschedules His Dubai Concert for a Second Time

Sir Elton John Reschedules His Dubai Concert for a Second Time

He was supposed to perform in Dubai last year but was forced to reschedule under doctors’ orders and now Sir Elton John has moved his Autism Rocks Arena date for a second time. The British music legend was due to take to the stage next weekend but has now rescheduled his concert for December 8, 2017.   […]

Did Anonymous Just Force Daesh to Come out of the Closet?

Did Anonymous Just Force Daesh to Come out of the Closet?

  Our hearts still mourn for the lost lives of the innocent people that were stolen at Pulse Night Club in Orlando Florida on June 12, 2016. The act of terror, homophobia, and hate was allegedly done in allegiance to Daesh and the extremist group had disgustingly praised the attack. As for the rest of us who […]

Hamed Sinno Applauds Rainbow Flag At Cairo Concert

Hamed Sinno Applauds Rainbow Flag At Cairo Concert

After Mashrou3 Leila’s concert at AUC last night, (openly gay) lead singer of the Lebanese indie band, Hamed Sinno, took to social media to give a shout out to one of the fans at the show who came with a rainbow flag and raised it during their set. He stressed on how proud he was […]

An Open Letter to Young Gay Men in Egypt

An Open Letter to Young Gay Men in Egypt

By Ahmed A.R.

  Here’s to a community that is continuously discriminated against. A community that is harassed, arrested, discredited and side-lined.   Hello Boys, I am not a man of influence or vast knowledge, but I’d like to think that my past five years of living in Egypt as an out gay man and mediocre LGBT activist […]

10 Common Misconceptions in Egypt about Homosexuality

10 Common Misconceptions in Egypt about Homosexuality

In response to Egypt’s recent sentencing of four men to 3-8 years in prison for ‘homosexual acts’ (categorized as “debauchery” under Egyptian law), we talked to various members of Cairo’s LGBT community to find out common misconceptions that Egyptians have about gay people. Our question, “Which misconceptions about gay people in Egyptian society piss you […]

10 Hottest Openly Gay Men You Wish Were Straight

10 Hottest Openly Gay Men You Wish Were Straight

From decorated movie actors to professional athletes, these 10 men are talented, sexy and…sadly for the ladies, fruitier than a box of fruit loops:   1. Wentworth Miller, American actor known for his role in Prison Break   2. Matt Bomer, American actor known for his role in TV series White Collar   3. Robbie […]

Anderson Cooper Comes Out!

Anderson Cooper, of the popular CNN show 360 has, at long last, publicly said he is gay. He made the announcement in an email to writer Andrew Sullivan; “The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn’t be any more happy, comfortable with myself, and proud,” he wrote. Cooper’s sexuality has long […]