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A Gay Girl in Damascus

Let us not allow 'a Gay Girl in Damascus' to discredit all blogging

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 08.20.2011 | Media
Faisal J. Abbas

It was clearly the moment traditionalists and new-media sceptics were eagerly anticipating; for as soon as it emerged that the blog known as 'A Gay Gi...

Top 5 Reasons The Media Fell For 'A Gay Girl In Damascus'

Foreign Policy | Posted 08.14.2011 | World

It has to be said: The life of Amina Arraf was a good story. On a website called "Gay Girl in Damascus," this purportedly Syrian-American lesbian blog...

Lesbian Syrian Blogger A Hoax

AP | Posted 08.12.2011 | World

CAIRO — A new entry Sunday in a blog purportedly by a lesbian Syrian-American living in Damascus asserted that the entire saga was a hoax, suppo...

'A Gay Girl In Damascus' Blogger Reportedly Still Detained In Syria

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 08.07.2011 | World

BEIRUT — A Syrian-American lesbian blogger known for her frank posts about her sexuality and her open criticism of President Bashar Assad's autocrat...