Islam

The Moonlight actor won the best supporting actor award for his role as Juan, an out drug dealer and mentor to a closeted boy. The film also won for best picture and best adapted screenplay. 

February 26 2017 11:34 PM

Three out imams are upending the idea that LGBT people are not welcome in Islam, while offering comfort and self-acceptance to congregations that seek a welcoming faith.

 

January 18 2017 6:42 AM

The celebrity YouTuber tweeted a video showing Delta crew members and police removing him and another man from a flight out of London after other passengers raised concerns that he had spoken Arabic.

December 21 2016 5:51 PM

LGBT activists are calling for Hamza Sodagar to meet the same fate that homophobic minister Steven Anderson did in Africa. 

October 07 2016 4:23 PM

The St. Lucie County, Fla., Sheriff's Office released a surveillance video showing an explosive flash, then a man running from the Fort Pierce mosque attended by the killer of 49 people in Orlando, three months ago today. 

September 12 2016 10:24 PM

LGBT and Muslim Americans have more in common than they may realize.

July 05 2016 8:28 PM

Mirna Haidar would like to help LGBT people heal after Orlando. Instead, she says, Islamophobia is keeping her and fellow LGBT Muslims busy. 

June 20 2016 3:16 PM
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