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Gender Characteristics Police

By: Khookha Mcqueer Translated by: Sophia Sherif Edited by: Lillianne Elkady My relationship with my beard surpasses the physical and intimate connection between me and my body. Me and my beard are a series of stories that are not only…

BBC News Arabic uses queer-phobic hate speech

By: Nicole Samaha Translated by: Basel Eren Edited by: Lillianne Elkady  It’s unfortunate that this discriminatory reporting does not cease (willingly so), as if the queer community in the MENA region can withstand any more attacks from the media. Everyone…

A long embrace over the Barzakh

  By: Nad Salaam Translated by: Ivy Naser Edited by: Lillianne Elkady I remember the first eastern shake my belly shook happily, the first clear opposition to this natural disaster from my grandmother; “You’re a man and men do not…

For all of us – Opening message*

By: Maha Mohamed Translated by: Basel Eren Edited by: Lillianne Elkady   I have thought a lot about whom this opening article should be directed to, should I direct it to those who oppress us, hate us and hurt us?…

Transat launches two new sections, in English and Amazigh

  A little over two years ago, the “Transat” platform was created – a platform dedicated to gender identity issues in the Arabic language. During that time, we have published over 70 articles focusing on trans experiences and gender transition,…