I am gay. I am married to a Muslim man from Algeria. I own and operate an Algerian-American restaurant in a small corner of Iowa. My restaurant is in a tiny town named after a 19th century Algerian general, who later became a Sufi Muslim religious leader. For many who come to my restaurant, it is the first contact they have with North African food or this small glimpse of Muslim culture. And today I am not OK.
What it's like to be gay and Muslim
What it's like to be gay and Muslim - CNN
Please leave empty:. You spot a cute, same-gender person in your class. They look at you. What do you do?
I Am Not Okay With This: more Big Teen Emotions from the Stranger Things team
A gay person is someone who is sexually attracted to members of their own gender; guys who like guys and girls who like girls. A woman who is attracted to other women is known as a lesbian, though some people use the word 'gay' to describe homosexual women too. If a person is attracted to both sexes they are known as bisexual. People who are attracted to the opposite sex are heterosexual, often referred to as 'straight'.
Going through puberty is bad enough, but try dealing with it while also facing the aftermath of your father's death, a lesbian crush on your best friend who happens to be dating the school's homophobic bully and psychokinetic powers making you question your very sanity. With a dirty mouth and a foul temper, Sydney's just trying to navigate high school as a teenager—and low-key attempting to save the world. With this new starring role in I Am Not Okay With This, as well as a slew of other projects that are slated to release over the next year, Sophia Lillis is positioned to be Hollywood's next it-girl.