A secular group called the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain (CEMB) has batted away accusations of Islamophobia before it takes to the streets this weekend at Pride in London.

The group, made up of "non-believers, atheists, and ex-Muslims", is one of the official parade groups for this year's Pride march, which takes place tomorrow.

Although Pride is already regularly attended by openly Muslim LGBT groups every year, the group hopes to protest in favour of LGBT Muslims, LGBT people in Muslim countries, and also draw parallels between the LGBT rights and "ex-Muslim" movements.

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