LGBT topics and Islam
LGBT and Islam is influenced by the religious, legal and cultural history of the nations with a sizable Muslim population, along with specific passages in the Qur'an and statements attributed to the I...
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LGBT rights by country or territory
Civil Unions in Chile are not in effect and has not been approved by the president yet. Laws affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people vary ...
Gay Muslims
Gay Muslims (2006) is a Channel 4 documentary about how the experiences of five lesbian and gay Muslims challenge the heterosexual bias within their British communities and illustrate the diversity wi...
Homosexuality and Islam
LGBT and Islam is influenced by the religious, legal and cultural history of the nations with a sizable Muslim population, along with specific passages in the Qur'an and statements attributed to the I...
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Khalil and Majnun
Khalil & Majnun (full title Khalil & Majnun: A Memoir) is a book by Egyptian writer Rahal X. What seemed like a casual summer encounter with another gay Muslim turns into a life-changing exper...
Khalil and Majnun - Wikipedia
LGBT in Islam
LGBT and Islam is influenced by the religious, legal and cultural history of the nations with a sizable Muslim population, along with specific passages in the Qur'an and statements attributed to the I...
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Faisal Alam
Faisal Alam (1977) is a gay Pakistani American who founded the Al-Fatiha Foundation, an organization dedicated to advancing the cause of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Muslims.Alam arrived in...
Al-Fatiha Foundation
The Al-Fatiha Foundation was an organization which advanced the cause of LGBTQ Muslims. It was founded in 1997 by Faisal Alam, a Pakistani American, and was registered as a nonprofit organization in t...
Al-Fatiha Foundation - Wikipedia
Lot in Islam
Lut ( Arabic: لوط, translit.: Lūṭ ), known as Lot in the Old Testament, is a prophet of God in the Quran. He also appears in the Bible, but the biblical stories of Lot are not entirely accepted w...
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Transsexuality in Iran
Before the Islamic Revolution in 1979, the issue of transsexuality in Iran had never been officially addressed by the government. Beginning in the mid-1980s, however, transsexual individuals were offi...
A Jihad for Love
A Jihad for Love (also known by the working title In the Name of Allah) is a 2007 documentary film on the coexistence of Islam and homosexuality. The film is directed by Parvez, and produced by Shama...
A Jihad for Love - Wikipedia
Bacha bazi
Bacha bazi (Persian: بچه بازی, literally "playing with children" in Iranian Persian and "playing with boys" in Dari or Afghan Persian), also known as bacchá (from Dari bacha بچه‌ "child, young man, ca...
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Mukhannathun
Mukhannathun (Arabic مخنثون "effeminate ones", "men who resemble women", singular mukhannath) is classical Arabic for people who would now be called transgender women, perhaps poorly distinguished fro...
Julia Volkova
Yulia Olegovna Volkova (Russian: Юлия Олеговна Волкова born 20 February 1985), better known by the alternative spelling of Julia, is a Russian singer, recording artist and actress, best known for ...
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Syed Masood
Syed Masood is a fictional character from the BBC soap opera EastEnders, played by Marc Elliott, and first appeared on screen on 21 April 2009. Syed is a British Pakistani and is the eldest son of Ma...
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Festival of Muslim Cultures
The Festival of Muslim Cultures, a national celebration of Muslim cultures held in the United Kingdom, began in January 2006 and ended July 2007. It imitated an earlier event in 1976. From official s...
StraightWay Foundation
The StraightWay Foundation is a Muslim organisation based in the United Kingdom. They provide information and advice for Muslims who have unwanted same-sex attractions. They believe "that through fol...
Florina Kaja
Florina "Flo" Kaja (born September 1, 1982) is an American reality television participant, singer and actress native to Staten Island, New York. She is mostly known by her stage name "Flo". Kaja was a...
Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity

The Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity (MASGD) was launched in January 2013. The organization was formed by members of the Queer Muslim Working Group, with the support of the Nationa...
Illegal Citizens
Illegal Citizens is a book by American writer Afdhere Jama. and published in 2008 by Salaam Press.The book (full title Illegal Citizens: Queer Lives in the Muslim World, and is about the lives of 33 p...
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Very Idham Henyansyah
Very Idham Henyansyah (born 1 February 1978), also known as Ryan, is an Indonesian convicted serial killer. Very confessed to killing 11 people and was sentenced to death by the Indonesia criminal cou...
Huriyah (magazine)
Huriyah (Arabic: حرية‎,‎ "freedom") was a LGBT Muslim magazine published between the years 2000 and 2010. It was based in San Francisco, California. Huriyah used the slogan "Queer Musl...
Huriyah (magazine) - Wikipedia
Saleem Kidwai
Saleem Kidwai (born 1951), medieval historian, gay studies scholar and translator, taught history at Ramjas College, University of Delhi for many years, and now is an independent scholar. He was one o...
Sabrina Jalees
Sabrina Jalees (born April 19, 1985) is a Canadian comedian, dancer, actor, host and writer from Toronto, Ontario, now based in New York City, who writes a weekly column in the Toronto Star's ID secti...
List of states with limited recognition
A number of geopolitical entities have declared statehood and have sought recognition as de jure sovereign states with varying degrees of success. In the past, similar entities have existed, and th...
List of states with limited recognition - Wikipedia