The Mosque and Seyran Ateş are (in)famous for the progressive view on humanity, which includes gender equality, acceptance of homosexuality and other LGBTQIA+ persons as well as, of course, a respect for genital autonomy for children. No circumcision of healthy children.
The participants on this photo are activists for fundamental human rights in fields such as equality (feminism), LGBTQIA+ rights and children’s rights representing five different nationalities under one roof in the catholic St. John church of Berlin, which also houses the Ibn Rushd-Goethe mosque.
The wooden structure in the back-ground is the logo of the mosque, placed in the direction of Mecca in order to facilitate the communitie’s prayers.
In the photo:
Back row, from the left: Victor Schiering, Chair of MOGIS, Fathi*, Tayfun Ksoy, activist in MOGIS, *, Holger Edmaier, Chair of 100% Mensch, Güray Baba, Board Member of Intact Denmark and Linn Fabricius Dyg, intern of Intact Denmark.
*Names omitted for security or privacy reasons