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December 18, 2014

Prosecutors refer the case to trial unusually quickly

Twenty-six men arrested in a much publicized raid on an alleged gay bathhouse in Cairo will stand trial for 'debauchery' on Sunday.

Prosecutors refered the case to trial yesterday, less than two weeks after the raid. This is unusually quick as some wait up to a year to go to trial in Egypt's backlogged judicial system.

Police raided the bathhouse on 7 December after a tip-off from a journalist.

July 23, 2014

An Egyptian cleric has accused extreme Islamists and terrorists of having gay anal sex together while fighting in the name of Allah

Militant Islamists and terrorists are waging ‘anal jihad’ by having gay anal sex with each other, an Egyptian cleric has claimed.

There is even a ‘fatwa’ or religious edict allowing it, says Mazhar Shahin.

But others have claimed Shahin may be simply trying to discredit the Muslim Brotherhood, who were kicked out of power last year in Egypt and who he fiercely opposes.

A video picked up by progressive online news show The Young Turks shows Shahin describing ‘anal jihad’ on Egyptian channel al-Tahrir.

February 25, 2014

A ‘POPlitical artist’ digitally remakes some of the world's most famous and infamous politicians into drag queens

Fierce and fabulous might not be words usually used to describe Russia's president Vladimir Putin.

But his transformation into Vladdy Pushin', with long lashes and a sparkling outfit, is nothing short of spectacular.

The drag transformation of the famous politician, along with other controversial world leaders, is part of an image series by artist Saint Hoax, who uses the subjects to draw parallels between the process of becoming a drag queen to the process of becoming a popular politician.

August 29, 2013

A fifth man believed to be gay has been murdered by the militant Islamist organization

A man was murdered by suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen today (29 August) because they believed he was gay.

A security official claimed the global militant Islamist organization founded by Osama Bin Laden murdered an unsuspecting shopper.

He told the AFP Salam Ahmed Hasan in a market in Huta when armed Al-Qaeda suspects on a motorbike ‘opened fire’.

Hasan is believed to have died immediately.

Four other men, believed to have been gay or effeminate have been killed in similar attacks in Huta.

September 5, 2012

He describes Obama as a boss who is 'cool with people getting gay married'

We know him best from the Harold & Kumar movies and from the TV series House.

But Kal Penn took some time off from his acting career to work in The White House for the Obama administration as associate director of the White House Office of Public Engagement.

So it was no big surprise to see him at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night (4 September). During his appearance, he said 'my favorite job was having a boss who gave the order to take out Bin Laden, and who’s cool with all of us getting gay-married.'

July 13, 2012

Video which features 'fake' Sheikh claiming it is 'permitted' for jihadists to hide explosives in their rectums is a smear campaign against Wahhabi Muslims

Claims that Al-Qaeda suicide bombers were allowed to have anal sex in order to hide explosives in their rectums is part of a smear campaign against Wahhabi Muslims, experts reveal.

Researcher Raymond Ibrahim at right-wing think tank the Gatestone Institute wrote that it is common practice for jihadists to conceal bombs in their anus in order to 'execute martyrdom operations'.

Ibrahim, a fellow at the conservative David Horowitz Freedom Center, says news footage from Arabic channel Fadak TV in 2010 was evidence of this bizarre form of terrorism.