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The Hypocrisy of Homonationalism & Pinkwashing

Published: 6/10/2015

The ongoing refugee crisis has seen no shortage of anti-Islamic rhetoric. And as the Islamophobic sentiment ramps up, those who perpetuate it will sink to new depths to justify it, to normalize it and dispel any suggestion of fascism. The latest attempt at validation came last weekend from UKIP’s David Coburn, who suggested an influx of Muslim refugees would threaten the safety of Britain’s LGBT population.

 

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