19 Nov
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No Conversion Therapy

It all started when I received the news of a friend being arrested because he was gay. After [my friend’s] release, his parents went completely insane, and locked him in his room. I hadn’t heard from him for 2 weeks. Then I received an e-mail that seemed very much like a suicide letter. I freaked […]

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19 Nov
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This is My Story

This is my story as a young gay man, growing up in Syria. I’ve always known deep down that I was gay, but I couldn’t act upon my sexuality because it wasn’t acceptable to be gay and I didn’t really comprehend what it meant back then. I knew I was different from my friends because […]

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19 Nov
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Feel Like Human, again.

I guess everybody now knows how difficult it is for gay people to live in Muslim Societies. It’s homophobic, which means having to face every day slander, unfair treatment, rumors, family quarrels, the list goes on and on. Sometimes I try hiding my true self in front of people so I can survive, but this makes […]

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