Before taking down from his website his declaration of apostasty, Paul Williams included an update to assure everyone that his reasons for being turned off by Islam are just the typical run of the mill sorts of things and have nothing to do with the fact that he is a homosexual, as a number of people were alleging. He says his apostasy was not motivated by his attraction to men and that his Muslim friends have always known that he is a homosexual, which would of course include his former and current associates at MDI and elsewhere who have organized debates in which Paul was presented as one of Islam’s chief defenders. As well, and contrary to what we would expect given that Shariah law calls for the death of homosexuals, rather than say that his Muslim friends concurred with the judgment of Allah and Muhammad that PW deserves to die, PW tells us that his Muslim friends have all been commendably grown up about the whole thing.
Here is the screenshot again where PW announced his apostasy, this time with the update he added on March 22nd:
And here is the latest episode of the Dividing Line where Dr. James White discusses this issue, starting at 39:45 into the show.