Egyptian Woman Shares Her Transformation Story from Man to Woman

Egyptian Woman Shares Her Transformation Story from Man to Woman

  Carla Masoud is name that has been making waves on social media over the last couple of years. Starting 2015, Masoud has been quite public with her story that goes against Arab’s norms and cultures. Every since she was a young child in Upper Egypt, Masoud could never identify herself as a boy. Years […]

Iraqi Man Tortured and Killed for Being ‘Too Beautiful’

Iraqi Man Tortured and Killed for Being ‘Too Beautiful’

  The Middle East has been cursed by nonacceptance and intolerance for anything other than mundane and expected. If you dress, act, talk or express your desires differently, then it is definitely bad news for you.   Another hate crime took place in Iraq that ended with the death of Karar Noshi, a Baghdad University graduate, […]

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.   […]