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    Fascinating

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    Very interesting.
    It's so sad how the lgbt+ group are treated in Islamic dominated countries. This is why it confuses me when people think being gay is a "choice".
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    Interesting

    I do think it will the LGBT members of the Muslim communities who stand the best chance at re interpenetrating Islam for the 20th century backed by true moderate Muslims in western countries who have seen what life can be like outside of these communities

    'More power to em' as they say
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    Sorry but what is a mullah?
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    (Original post by M14B)
    Sorry but what is a mullah?
    A Shi'ite cleric, though they're more than just Islamic priests. They form an entrenched priestly caste in Iran; if you can imagine a group of people who were a mixture of being a priest and a barrister/judge, that would be close given Islamic jurisprudence is law in Iran.

    They control the upper echelons of the government. Even the "moderate" forces that currently control the presidency and ministries (though not the parliament or the office of "Supreme Leader") are made up of clerics; they are mullahs too.
 
 
 
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