“We want to come together—and to recognise LGBT+ Muslims, who are often overlooked.”
They discussed how they can show solidarity. Sami argued that the group had to show unconditional solidarity with Muslims under attack.
Ahmer, an LGBT+ Muslim from Bradford, told Socialist Worker, “We also need to be aware of the suffering of LGBT Muslims.
“We need an open dialogue between the LGBT and Muslim communities to say, ‘we’ll help you with Islamophobia and we need your help with homophobia.”