Yousef & Farhad

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    Feb 22, 2016 1:33 AM GMT
    Iran is a hard country for the LGBTI people like all islamic and middle eastern countries and most gay expressions are censored and punished with jail or death.

    The Iranian authors Amir Soltani and Khalil Bendib have published a comic series, a complete graphic novel with 33 drawed episodes about the gay life in their country and the problems to they face for live according their freedom and nature.

    The stories are about two guys Yoursed & Farhad, their love, and the problems of one of those guys by the rejection from his family, the bad pointing of society and the hard life after being expelled for the parents and community, the suicide intend and the autenthic self after all.

    The comics maybe uploaded in pdf: https://www.outrightinternational.org/content/free-download-graphic-novel-yousef-and-farhad

    Or be read in web: http://www.irqo.org/english/?page_id=665

    The book trailer maybe seen in youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBUchdK4C6Q

    I recommend see this story because is a reflection about many realities and is for take concience, I read and I loved it.

    We can learn much about lgbt and islam with this.

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    Feb 22, 2016 2:09 AM GMT
    Wonderful. Art is perhaps the only way we can fight for all our rights without losing dignity in human kind.
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    Feb 22, 2016 2:50 AM GMT
    ricky1987 saidWonderful. Art is perhaps the only way we can fight for all our rights without losing dignity in human kind.


    Yes, you are right because the voice maybe silenced but the art never be quiet and it shout the true always.
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    Feb 22, 2016 10:59 PM GMT
    Maybe gay Tim Cook over at Apple shouldn't push so hard to sell his products in Iran.