Muslim vigilantes: Peter Tatchell on homophobic abuse


Videos have appeared on the internet showing women, gay people and others in the London borough of Tower Hamlets being subjected to abuse and told to get out of "Muslim areas".

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell went on to the streets of Whitechapel, where he says many Muslims have criticised the actions.

He said Muslims and gay people had both faced discrimination and hate crime with a common interest in working for a tolerant society, as he called for "equality for all, hatred of none."

Studio debate: Peter Tatchell and Sayeeda Warsi


More clips on our BBC website; 'like' us on Facebook page; follow us on Twitter or watch full programmes from the last seven days via BBC iPlayer

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.