The Arab world is one of the most difficult regions to be LGBTI. In many countries, same-sex relations are criminalized and can be punished with prison terms and even death. That combination makes Khalid Abdel-Hadi, 27, the founder and editor of the first LGBT magazine for the Arab world a particularly controversial figure. Since its founding in 2007 in the Jordanian capital Amman, Abdel-Hadi’s My Kali has often found itself under fire.
November 7/ Global Journalist