Does It Matter If the Orlando Shooter Was Gay?

So what if Orlando terrorist was gay? Motives don't matter when terrorists are shooting via Fox News

So what if Orlando terrorist was gay? Motives don't matter when terrorists are shooting
via Fox News

Coming out saves lives: The deadly potential of internalized homophobia is all too real via Salon.com

Coming out saves lives: The deadly potential of internalized homophobia is all too real
via Salon.com

THE BASICS: Phyllis Chesler of Fox News says the Orlando shooter's sexuality is a non-issue because his actions were born out of Islamic extremism and defeating that should be our sole focus in preventing this from happening again. Whereas Salon.com's Nico Lang explains that internalized homophobia, a byproduct of virulent prejudice, has been at the root of many of the worst anti-gay hate crimes in American history.