Topic: LGBTQ rights

Turks hang an Erdogan election poster from their house wall

Generation Erdogan

More than 5 million young Turks to vote for the first time

Lebanese stand-up comedian Shaden Fakih during her stage show in Beirut at the end of February 2022 (image: https://www.facebook.com/Shadyonshka)

Freedom of speech in Lebanon

Jail? Don't make me laugh!

Moroccan fans celebrate World Cup victory in Rabat with flags of Arab states (photo: Christoph Reichwein/dpa/picture-alliance)

Arab world on tenterhooks

World Cup semi-final – "We are all Moroccans"

Morocco fans in Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar wave a flag of Palestine during celebrations after the Canada v Morocco match as Morocco qualify for the knockout stages (photo: REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh)

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

Football fans see double standard in stadium politics ban

World Cup fans from Ecuador holding "I love Qatar" placards (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Politics, Qatar and FIFA

Is criticism of Qatar's World Cup racist?

Arab fans in Doha ahead of the start of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar (photo: Dunja Ramadan)

Qatar 2022 and the Arab world

"It’s our World Cup"

Visit by a group of German parliamentarians to Qatar (photo: Lamya Kaddor)

Lamya Kaddor on the Qatar World Cup

"Address problems, but acknowledge progress"

 Supporters of Pakistan’s right wing Jamaat-e-Islami party protesting against the transgender rights bill in Lahore in October (photo: Arif ALI/AFP/File)

Transgender rights

Pakistani movie "Joyland" banned at home

Inauguration of Al Thumama Stadium in Doha, Qatar (photo: Husein Sayed/AP/picture-alliance)

Qatar and FIFA World Cup 2022

The limits of liberalisation

The Colour Run in Abu Dhabi (photo: Getty Images)

Gender rights in the Gulf

UAE ups the ante on LGBTQ community

Podium speakers at the German Football Association congress on human rights (photo: Julius Nieweler/DFB)

Qatar World Cup 2022

Fans: "Abolish sexual and gender identity penalties"

Still from "Flee" (source: fleemovie.com)

Afghan refugee confronts his past

"Flee", one man's story

Symbolic image LGBTQ in the Maghreb (photo: DW/F.Steinborn)

Queer Film Festival in Tunisia

Between fear and courage

Spectacular light show at the Soundstorm Festival in Saudi Arabia (photo: Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images)

Sex life in Saudi Arabia

Lifting the veil

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