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The condemnation and shaming of the men became a way to bring some legitimacy to President Mubarak’s corrupt regime.Western LGBT organizations and human rights groups framed the raid as the Arab world’s Stonewall, with one group staging a protest at the Egyptian embassy in Paris with signs demanding the Egyptian government “free our lovers”.We also use this information to show you ads for similar films you may like in the future.Like Oath, our partners may also show you ads that they think match your interests.
I was becoming too open with my sexuality, he said. The Jordanian police don’t have a history of targeting gay men, I reasoned, especially those of our social class. The danger was that being seen with me was making people think he was ‘gay’. I did not see this transformation coming, but it happened. After all, she started this mess.***Many Arabs who engage in same-sex practices do not identify as ‘gay’, ‘lesbian’, or ‘bisexual’.Tip: Sign In to save these choices and avoid repeating this across devices.You can always update your preferences in the Privacy Centre.The question then becomes: who owns queer Arab bodies?***Without my boyfriend by my side, I did not know what to do with my days. At work, I wrote long, rambling e-mails to myself about what value a private relationship would have if it could not be celebrated publicly, in the same way the relationships of my straight friends were being celebrated in the lavish weddings I attended every other night.