Lately everyone has been getting their panties in a bunch about a mosque or community center or whatever it’s called being built by one of the targets of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Let’s keep in mind that building a place to worship or a “community center” (whatever that means) is an awful lot different than flying a plane into a building.
Hitler was a formal member of the Catholic Church. Based on the crazy logic people are using these days, there would be a lot of places in Europe that it would be insensitive to have Catholic churches. Especially if you are Jewish.
Here’s something else for you to get all radical about. The Pentagon, which was another target of the September 11th attacks, actually has a mosque in it. It’s not two blocks away from the site. It’s actually on the site.
Representative Jerrold Nadler, a New York Democrat, said the federal government shouldn’t put any pressure on local officials regarding the mosque. There is a mosque in the Pentagon, also a target of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, which hasn’t drawn any criticism, Nadler said.
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I, for one, would be all for working out a compromise. Like getting rid of all of the churches near Ground Zero regardless of what people worship there.