Homophobia is like racism and anti-Semitism and other forms of bigotry in that it seeks to dehumanize a large group of people, to deny their humanity, their dignity and personhood.
– Coretta Scott King
A very powerful debate highlighting attitudes towards gay people by some people within Islam. Incredibly well debated by Maajid Nawaz, and Asif Quraishi (Asifa Lahore) to defend the right to be the person you were born to be.
Matt set up the Naz and Matt Foundation in memory of his soulmate and fiancé, Naz, who passed away two days after being confronted about his sexuality by his religious parents. It was the first time that they knew their son was gay, in a relationship with Matt for 13 years and that they were planning to get married.