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Book Club: The New Arab rounds up some of the best reads written in English by Arab authors this year.

Police forced a Moroccan journalist on trial over alleged sexual relations outside marriage and an 'illegal abortion' to undergo invasive medical tests.

Love, violence and daily survival: Inside Morocco's LGBTIQ community

Moha Ennaji

Love, violence and daily survival: Inside Morocco's LGBTIQ community

Comment: Morocco's combination of established public morality and religious values means that gay rights are unlikely to improve in the near future, writes Moha Ennaji.

In a suspicious world, Middle East arts flourish

Jordan Elgrably

In a suspicious world, Middle East arts flourish

It's refreshing to remember that the terrorists depicted in western media and entertainment as modern-day bogeymen represent but an ...

'Sex and lies': Arab women speaking-up about sexual liberation

The New Arab

'Sex and lies': Arab women speaking-up about sexual liberation

Leila Slimani, a Moroccan-French writer, has released a book about the way women in the Middle East and North Africa live in ...

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