Using social media and apps such as Grindr, Egyptian police are creating fake profiles that they use to meet gay, lesbian, bi and trans people, at which point they are picked up off the street and arbitrarily arrested, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. Police then unlawfully search through the content of their phones to justify keeping them in detention and bring charges against them. Security forces questioned her about her private life, her sex-reassignment surgery and her relationship with other activists, she said. They subjected me to a forced anal exam. Eight were victims of sexual violence while five were forced to undergo anal examinations, the New York-based rights watchdog said. One year-old trans activist said she bled for three days after police officers subjected her to forced vaginal and anal examinations as part of so-called "virginity" tests, according to the report.
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Most people have at least one horror story about online dating. It's a rite of passage that single people love to hate. On top of the classic awkward Hinge date anecdotes and screenshots of a corny bio seeping with secondhand embarrassment, gay singles deal with all sorts of alienating interactions. Still, dating apps have become crucial means of introduction for gay folks looking to settle down. A Stanford study and Pew Research survey found that meeting online has become the most popular way for U. But the Pew survey also dredged up those ugly experiences with harassment. This could be where options that bar heterosexual users, like HER and Grindr, come in.
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Fashion model and "genetic lottery winner" Cameron Russell's TEDTalk presentation was a thought-provoking account of how the fashion world manipulates and manufactures unobtainable -- and ultimately damaging -- images of beauty to women. You see, something similar has been happening to gay men, but with a twist. In our world, it's not just models who are expected to rip off their clothes and expose themselves to the gaze of everyone within eyeshot.