Keep me logged in. Most Popular. More From What's Your Problem? Across wide swaths of the planet, homosexuality itself—or even the advocacy of equal rights—is criminalized, and societal acceptance lags far behind that found in the liberal democratic West.
The inclusive mosque is now nearly 10 years old. The second reason we created this kind of place, where people can meet and talk about all things spiritual, was that people came to find me from a Christian LGBT association. Please try again later.
The picture is different for transgender Americans. Money Deals. What were some of the first obstacles when trying to create this inclusive mosque? Topics Relationships Dear Mariella. I am a cisgender man, so when I go into a mosque, nobody bothers me.
What is 'coming out'? We are lucky to live in enlightened times, in a part of the world where the climate for self expression has never been more welcoming.
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