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I fuck you.   You fuck her. We all fuck each other.   – Contributed by Akias  

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IDAHO 2011: Street Campaigns, Blogging, and More Events

The International Day Against Homophobia is a yearly occasion to remind the world that the fight for gay rights is not over yet.… more »

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Divine Offense: Chaza Charafeddine’s “Divine Comedy” And Why

On April 7th we attended an artist talk by Lebanese artist, Chaza Charafeddine, as part of a symposium on sexuality hosted by the… more »

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Graphics Are Political Too

On Tuesday, January 4th, over twenty members of Meem and the Bekhsoos team attended a session on graphics put together by Lynn, one of our graphic designers.

The session focused on anchoring the visual language of Bekhsoos within the larger framework of politics that the magazine seeks to express through articles, statements, features, and columns every week. The purpose of designing graphics for the magazine is not as much decorative or aesthetic as it is political [...]

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Photo exhibit: “Behind the Scenes”

Further with you your contributions to Bekhsoos. This week: a new photo exhibit, “Behind the Scenes”

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Out Of The Shadows: A Photography Exhibit

We are very happy to be featuring a photography exhibit that will run for the next 4 weeks in Bekhsoos. Out Of The… more »

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Artwork: On Being a Lesbian Muslim

Click image to enlarge. Artist’s Comment: “It describes the feeling of being both a Muslim & a lesbian torn apart by both sides.”… more »

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أول زفاف مثلي في البرلمان الأوروبي وأخبار أخرى

أول زفاف مثلي في البرلمان الأوروبي

صرح وزير الاتحاد الأوروبي “كريس براينت” انه سيعقد في نهاية الشهر القادم قرانه في البرلمان الاوروبي، بعد أن كان أعلن خطوبته على مساعده منذ عامين. واختار “براينت” أن يقيم حفل زفافه في احدى قاعات البرلمان بعد أن دعا رئيس الوزراء البريطاني “غوردون براون”، مستغلا التغيير القانوني الذي حصل بالسماح للمثليين بعقد قرانهم مثل غيرهم من متغايري الجنس. [...]