Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Retrieved 5 April — via YouTube. She says that "same-sex sexual expression has been a more or less recognized aspect of Muslim societies for many centuries. The sun is about to set on a Thursday in Ramadan: InAl-Muhajirounan international organization which sought the establishment of a global Islamic caliphatebut which is now a banned and defunct, issued a fatwa ruling declaring that all members of Al-Fatiha were murtadd apostatesand condemning them to death. The ones who come back and want to be the activists are the gay guys.
Yet even within this environment of secrecy and fear, there was at least one pocket of South African life where gay Muslims managed to live lives of relative acceptance: He remains the only Muslim cleric in the country willing to marry gay couples. Islam portal.
The religious conflicts and inner turmoil with which Islamic homosexuals struggle have been addressed in various media.