Making sense of the wilderness called politics when what is said is not necessarily what is meant.
Sunday, August 8, 2010
Across Nation, Mosque Projects Meet Opposition
Ny Times: “What’s different is the heat, the volume, the level of hostility,” said Ihsan Bagby, associate professor of Islamic studies at the University of Kentucky. “It’s one thing to oppose a mosque because traffic might increase, but it’s different when you say these mosques are going to be nurturing terrorist bombers, that Islam is invading, that civilization is being undermined by Muslims.”