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Ground Zero Mosque Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf slumlord?

September 2, 2010 Politisite 0

He’s the religious leader of the planned, controversial Ground Zero mosque — but across the Hudson, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf is known as an alleged slumlord. At buildings in Union City and Palisades Park, where Rauf reportedly got tax dollars to renovate low-income apartments, tenants yesterday said their gripes about their lousy housing conditions have been ignored. “Why doesn’t he help the tenants he has before he builds a new […]

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Free Speech investigated, Pelosi Wants Mosque Dissenters Investigated

August 18, 2010 Politisite 0

The Washington Times reports and provides audio that Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi supports the investigation into those who disagree with her: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Democrat, called for an investigation of those who are protesting building the Ground Zero Mosque on Tuesday. She told San Francisco’s KCBS radio: “There is no question there is a concerted effort to make this a political issue by some. And I join those […]

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1st Amendment allows Mosque to be built near ground Zero but Glenn Beck Can't Lead Prayer At Kennedy Center

August 16, 2010 Politisite 0

GLENN BECK: They have told people on the steps of the Supreme Court that they cannot pray there. They have told students on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial they can’t sing the National Anthem there. And last week I was told by the Kennedy Center that we could not pray there. We were told by the Kennedy Center in no uncertain terms that we could hold our event there, […]

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1st Amendment allows Mosque to be built near ground Zero but Glenn Beck Can't Lead Prayer At Kennedy Center

August 16, 2010 Politisite 0

GLENN BECK: They have told people on the steps of the Supreme Court that they cannot pray there. They have told students on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial they can’t sing the National Anthem there. And last week I was told by the Kennedy Center that we could not pray there. We were told by the Kennedy Center in no uncertain terms that we could hold our event there, […]

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Ground Zero Mosque, Obama Extends and Revises his Remarks

August 14, 2010 Politisite 0

Today in Florida President Barack Obama “backed off” (as Politico’s Carol Lee put it) his defense of the Ground Zero mosque. Obama now claims that last night he was only defending the legal rights of the organizers: “I was not commenting and I will not comment on the wisdom of making the decision to put a mosque there. I was commenting very specifically on the right people have that dates […]

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Obama says he is in Favor of Allowing Mosque Near Ground Zero

August 13, 2010 Politisite 0

President Barack Obama on Friday forcefully endorsed building a mosque near ground zero, saying the country’s founding principles demanded no less. “As a citizen, and as president, I believe that Muslims have the same right to practice their religion as anyone else in this country,” Obama said, weighing in for the first time on a controversy that has riven New York City and the nation. “That includes the right to […]