Germany Gets ‘Liberal’ Mosque, Open to LGBT Muslims

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Full-face veils are banned; Men and women, straight or gay, can pray together; Sunnis and Shiites, who in other parts of the world are engaged in bloody conflicts, are encouraged to sit side-by-side. Welcome to Germany’s first “liberal” mosque. Dozens of people gathered for Friday prayers—led by a female American imam— at the opening of Ibn-Rushd-Goethe-Mosque…

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