Trans Column

From Amsterdam To Reality

The Legal and the Medical; to some, these are two different domains, but to a transperson in Lebanon, these are twins that always go together.
As some may know, in the ICD

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Inside the Sex Work Industry in Lebanon

While researching for this article, I ran into many different definitions of sex workers. I tried to put together a “neutral” definition to… more »


Sawt El Noujoum Positively Discusses Homosexuality

What is love? Is it about an appearance or a certain physical criterion? Love flies above and beyond. It is feeling like everything is alright when looking into that special someone’s eyes.

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Can There Be A Zero-Martyr Revolution?

The age of cloaked activism where freedom fighters object to degrading regimes from behind screens and an alias, where personal liberties are called… more »

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My Kind Of Revolution

Having been born and raised amid continuous wars, trying to have a normal childhood in bunks or while my parents kept moving us… more »

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Breaking the Silence about our Bodies

As part of the “One Day, One Struggle” 2010 campaign to promote sexual and bodily rights in Muslim societies, Nasawiya, Helem and Meem… more »

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One Day, One Struggle: Promoting Sexual and Bodily Rights with a Video Campaign

November 9 marks the annual international “One Day, One Struggle” campaign, a unique effort to underscore the joint struggle against the violation of… more »


I’m born free! But will I live free?

In Turkey on November 9, 2010, in the scope of the 2nd international CSBR “One Day, One Struggle” campaign, panels and workshops were… more »