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UK: Gay Muslim bemoans “Islamophobia” among LGBT groups, claims “no conflict” between Islam and homosexuality

UK: Gay Muslim bemoans “Islamophobia” among LGBT groups, claims “no conflict” between Islam and homosexuality

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
23/09/2019
Lancastrian
Summary: 

“There’s Islamophobia that we sometimes have to deal with within Pride and within LGBTQI communities,” because the LGBT Muslims are sometimes told to “choose between their sexuality and their religion.”

She goes on to explain that she personally “doesn’t find any conflict between the two.” Really? She is perfectly free to proclaim herself as gay and Muslim, but Islamic teaching is clear that homosexual activity is worthy of death. There is plenty of “conflict between the two” identities.

See also: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-49796967 This reports says:
 

Homosexuality is against the law in some Middle Eastern countries - where Islam is most commonly practised. Earlier this year, Brunei backtracked on plans to make adultery and sex between men punishable by death.

Like the BBC report that links to, subtle media bias is displayed as they carefully skirt around the issue that it is Islamic sharia law that specifies death for sodomy and adultery.