Minister Louis Farrakhan recently spoke out in favor of Gay Rights at the Afrikan Black Coalition Conference in Atlanta stating "they deserve the same rights as any other citizen." This was a departure from what many consider his usual anti gay rhetoric.
The minister didn't stop there. He went on to denounce anti gay violence as well. "Though we in the nation of Islam may not agree with their lifestyle we will protect our brothers and sisters from that type of behavior"
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