No one wanted to leave, wondering what could have been if the Ayatollahs were not in power.
Many Afghans hold U.S. President Joe Biden accountable for their misery.
'When a guy from Israel messages us on Grindr we're afraid to reply.'
Without medical intervention, transgender Egyptians risk arrest. But those procedures could take years to approve.
The UNHCR remains silent as Turkey sends LGBTs back to Islamist-controlled areas.
"Can the gay, U.S. Secretary of Transportation look into my eyes and talk about paying millions of dollars to this murderous regime?"
Qatar is trying to improve its image as a more open country compared to its neighbors, but recent actions suggest otherwise.
As a child, I grew up with the slogan 'Death to America' but secretly heard America is the house of freedom.
"This is the dictatorship of the Facebook government and the strangulation of free voices."
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has not intervened.