The recent attack in Orlando, FL leaves us in mourning. Our thoughts, hearts, and prayers are with the victims and their families. MALA stands together with the LGBTQ community. Through personal narratives, we can continue building bridges. We recognize the crucial historical importance of capturing the stories of the LGBTQ community, and the urgent need for this work to happen now.
Your voice counts. Submit your story and unite together to advocate for human rights, both domestically and abroad.
- Mariam’s story of courage and resilience highlights the values of progress, freedom, and democracy as her family stood up against the Taliban.
- Faizah Bhatti shares her profound story in breaking away from repression and embracing a new identity, free from ideological and cultural restraints.