RPT-Lebanon launches Arab world’s first gay pride week

RPT-Lebanon launches Arab world’s first gay pride week

BEIRUT, May 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after

Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week

Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week While the gay rights movement has steadily grown in Beirut, homosexual acts are still punishable by up to a year in prison.

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Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after Islamists threatened violence.

Lebanon launches Arab world’s first gay pride week

BEIRUT, May 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after

Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week

Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride, but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after Islamists threatened violence.

Lebanon launches Arab world’s first gay pride week – The

BEIRUT: Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after fundamentalists threatened violence.

Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week

The first ever gay pride event is taking place this week in Lebanon, a country where homosexual acts are still considered a crime. Instead of the usual gay pride parades seen in the West, Beirut Pride will include an exhibition on gender fluidity in fashion as well as a storytelling get-together centered on coming-out stories and a gay-themed party in one of the Middle East’s biggest night clubs.

Lebanon launches Arab world’s first gay pride week

BEIRUT, May 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Lebanon this week becomes the first Arab country to celebrate gay pride but the opening event in a landmark run of festivities was cancelled after

Beirut Pride – Wikipedia

The Beirut Pride is an annual LGBT pride festival and parade held in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. Its founder is Hadi Damien. [1] The inaugural parade was expected to be held on May 21, 2017.

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Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week – reddit

The first gay pride parade in NYC was like this too. The society wasn’t tolerant, the police weren’t tolerant, it wasn’t safe. It’s a starting point.

Lebanon Launches Arab World’s First Gay Pride Week : news

The first gay pride march in Spain happened about three years after Franco died. Franco interned gay men and women in detention centres were they were subjected to electric torture. Spain is now one of the friendliest to LGBT countries in the world.