LGBT (Lebanon)

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  • Lebanon & LGBT : The Story of HELEM

    , par MAKAREM Ghassan

    INTRODUCTION
    This article is an account of the formation of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) group, Himaya Lubnaniya lil Mithliyeen wal Mithliyat (HELEM). In Arabic, the name means “Lebanese protection for gays and lesbians,” and its acronym means “dream.” HELEM formed in Lebanon (...)

  • Lebanese gay group helping refugee relief

    , by STREIB Matthew

    Matthew Streib, foreign correspondent for The Pink News meets the Arab world’s first gay group which has spent the last month opening up its community activities to both gay and straight refugees displaced by the conflict between Israel and Lebanon.
    The Sanayeh Public Gardens, one of the few (...)