Queer Blog Round Up

So many new queer Lebanese blogs have sprouted over the past year, which is fantastic news! Bekhsoos will be featuring a round-up with… more »

Opinion Pieces

That Queer Feeling in Your Gut

I don’t get why people think “queer” is advanced or privileged politics. As if it’s difficult theory or something so complicated that people… more »

Bayneh w Baynik

Bayneh W Baynik: #Occupy, Tongues, Friendship & Exes

Inspired by the popular site Post Secret, we created the “Bayneh w Baynik” section in Bekhsoos to allow people to speak their mind and… more »

Lead Story

Transsexuality in the Spotlight

There’s been a number of media articles, video reports, and studies the past couple of weeks about transsexuality and transgender identities. New TV did an interview report with two transgenders, male and female. You can watch it below. The Daily Star published a feature entitled “Transgenders Lead an Alternative Life in Lebanon.” Both were done with a supportive angle. And perhaps most importantly, the Legal Agenda published an article (Arabic) on the legalities of sex change in identification papers in Lebanon, citing some valuable references.

Arab LGBT News

Pinkwatching Israel – Coming Very Soon!

Any minute now, the new Pinkwatching Israel!     PINKWATCHING IN PROGRESS…

Arabic عربي

ملاحظات كويرية على الخطابات الكويرية

ملاحظات كويرية على الخطابات الكويرية انه لمثير ومثلج القلب، مراقبة بذور النقاش الدائر مؤخراً على صفحات المدونات الالكترونية والمواقع الكويرية والمثلية العربية حول… more »


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Bekhsoos Blocked in Tunisia

Bekhsoos is tagged as pornographic content and blocked in Tunisia using McAfee’s SmartFilter web filtering software.. To help your friends in Arab countries that censor… more »