[sex] lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender

The Muslim Canadian Congress has welcomed the legislation presented by Justice Minister Irvin Cotler that re-defines marriage to include same-sex partners, and has urged Muslims and other minority groups to stand in solidarity with gays and lesbians.
Documentary filmmakers have long wrestled with the need to obscure the identities of gays and lesbians in their work, to avoid unpleasant consequences like job loss or a falling out with family.
Helem leads a peaceful struggle for the liberation of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in Lebanon from all sorts of legal, social and cultural discrimination.
Twenty-five NGO representatives and researchers from Muslim societies in South and Southeast Asia met in Jakarta to discuss pivotal human rights issues related to sexual and bodily rights, sexual politics, power and gender in Muslim societies.
FannyAnn Eddy, fondatrice et militante de l'Association lesbienne et gaie de Sierra Leona (SLLAGA) a été assassinée le 29 septembre dernier.
The movement in Turkey is still in its fledgling stages, but gays and lesbians are increasingly outspoken: they are expanding their networks, organizing conferences and film festivals and taking part in May Day marches.
For women who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer, and who are identified ethnically or culturally with the Arab world, regardless of where they live.
43 homosexuels marocains (33 hommes et 10 femmes) ont été interpellés à l’occasion d’une fête d’anniversaire. Les islamistes en appellent à l’intransigeance de la justice. Contactez le comité de soutien: anasjazouli@yahoo.fr
A study of the life circumstances and lived experiences of female and male non-heterosexual Muslims of Asian descent by Dr Andrew Yip (2003).
The bill imposes stiff penalties which include up to 25 years imprisonment for those in gay relationships.
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