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Yes, that's right. I remember about ten years ago the Sun printed a terrible headline, something about the "gay Mafia" -- I think it was referring to ministers that were in Tony Blair's government at the time who happened to be gay -- and the Sun faced criticism from all quarters for that headline, and I don't think we've seen the Sun repeat that kind of homophobia again, or seen that overt homophobia, and I think it's a good step that we've moved away from that. I'd like to see something similar happen in connection with reporting on British Muslims as well.

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