Activism / نشاط سياسي gholama

نقاش في آليات التنظيم المثلي وقوننة الجنسانية في لبنان

كتب هذا المقال من وحي الكلمة التي ألقيت في إطار فاعليات اليوم العالمي لمكافحة رهاب المثلية للعام 2012، الذي حمل عنوان “أنا كمان بصوّت…… more »

Bayneh w Baynik

Bayneh w Baynik: On Fucking Boys, Gya’s Lips, and Pubs in Hamra

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 »


Is Egypt ready for “Queer”?

After a month of being back in Cairo, the city was starting to get to me. My girlfriend and I decided to go… more »

Featured Articles

Queer “Hekayat” From The Middle East

The book “Hekayat: Picture Stories From the Middle East” was released in Beirut last week. These pictures were taken by photographer Laura Boushnak… more »

The Revolving Door


Before joining Meem, I used to read Bekhsoos from time to time and I enjoyed a few articles. When I became a member,… more »

Opinion Pieces

What’s Being Gay Got to Do With It?

Hello. I am a 30-year-old woman who loves to read, argue, and watch movies. I love the beach, the sun, and koosa ma7shé.… more »

The Revolving Door

The Animal Instinct Has Kicked In!

It’s a simple story. I am annoyingly picky, especially when it comes to my hair. A few years back, I kept changing hairdressers… more »

Opinion Pieces

بخصوص الخصاخيص

أول مرة سمعت كلمت “خصو” كان من ٤ سنين يعني بال-٢٠٠٦. وقتها كان بعدني عارفة إنو أنا “خصني”. جربت إسأل يللي “خصّهن”، إنو… more »