Have Queer Muslims Gained Acceptance in Their Communities Since the Pulse Shooting?
Muslim progressive leaders and activists spoke to frustrations encountered in trying to enact real change in their community.
Shooting ranges are welcoming LGBT people after the Orlando massacre
While the mass shooting prompted calls for tighter gun laws, it has also led to a push for gay people to considering arming themselves for protection.
A Muslim man was beaten up outside the mosque the Orlando gunman attended
The Council for Islamic Relations contends that local authorities have ignored repeated requests for ramped up security at the mosque, which Omar Mateen frequented before he killed 49 people at a gay nightclub.