Muslim parents are bombarded with displays of support for homosexuality in every kind of public space, form of media, and community setting. We must quickly learn about Islamic guidance on the matter and and how to protect our children and our rights in the process. This is the first of a three-part series on the topic.
Islamic Guidance on LGBTQI Issues
The pervasive influence of modern identity politics is placing Muslim families in a complex crisis, as widespread acceptance and evolving beliefs surrounding LGBTQ+ and gender fluidity thrust themselves into the forefront.
The following public statement was released on May 23, 2023, and carries the signatures of more than 300 imams, scholars, and community leaders from across North America.
Muslims across the U.S. and Canada are struggling to deal with the onslaught of LGBTQ+ discourse. Community activities and publicity campaigns have been especially vigorous during June, also known as Pride Month.
Halloween can be an uncomfortable time for Muslims.
Muslim adults are currently working through the process of understanding Islamic guidance on the matter of homosexuality and how to address the nuances of it in our workplaces, communities, and families.