LGBTIQ pop-star calls off concert after smear campaign
13 Sep 2021
The actor of the backlash
The form of backlash
Rights at stake and state’s obligations
13 September 2021: A gay singer and LGBTIQ activist from Bulgaria was due to perform in Turkey however the event was called off following a smear campaign launched by an Islamist newspaper insulting him on the basis of his sexual orientation.
See BalkanInsight, September 2021.