Fox News’ “Sean Hannity attempted to tie Muslim Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., to controversial Nation of Islam pastor Louis Farrakhan and his national assistant Khalid Mohammed, following an explosive interview on Fox News earlier this week in which Ellison accused Hannity of being ‘the worst excuse for a journalist I’ve ever seen’ and a ‘shill for the Republican Party’.”
Read it all here: “Hannity accuses Keith Ellison of ‘a host of radical connections’”
Do you find that journalists frequently confuse the various Islamic denominations?
Every American Muslim should download and read a copy of this report by Charles Kurzman of the Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (released February 1, 2013):
“Muslim-American Terrorism: Declining Further”
“None. Zero. That’s the number of fatalities or injuries from terrorist acts by American Muslims over the last two years, according to a recent report from the Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security,” reports Dana Sher of the Washington Legislative Office of the American Civil Liberties Union.
Read the entire article here: Radically Wrong: A Counterproductive Approach to Counterterrorism
According to the Huffington Post, “Sherry Rehman, the Pakistani Ambassador to the United States, is under investigation by Pakistani police for allegedly blasphemous remarks she made more than two years ago on a Pakistani talk show, Agence France-Press reports. If convicted, Rehman could be sentenced to death.”
What do you think of blasphemy laws, such as those in effect in Pakistan?
According to HuffPo: “In Pakistan, anyone who insults the Prophet (even indirectly or implicitly) can be given a death sentence or life imprisonment.”