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Terry Jones Quran Burning

Quran-Burning Pastor Plans Rally In Front Of Mosque

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.03.2014 | Religion

Terry Jones, the Florida pastor known for burning Qurans, is planning a rally in Dearborn, Michigan, outside one of America's largest mosques. The eve...

Jason Linkins

The Quran-Burning Preacher Is Back | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics

Three years ago, in one of the sorriest episodes of American life, a great dollop of excrement in human form named Terry Jones capitalized on a slow-n...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Oscar Sunday is traditionally the one day of the year when Hollywood turns its back on sequels. This week's headlines, on the other hand, were rife with stories we'd seen before. In Afghanistan, 13 people, including two American soldiers, were killed in the aftermath of the burning of Korans at a U.S. military base (is unhinged Florida pastor Terry Jones preparing to demand royalties?). At the White House, President Obama again broke out in song, this time riffing on "Sweet Home Chicago" (as usual, the sequel didn't live up to the original: His "Let's Stay Together" was much cooler). Meanwhile, in Arizona, the GOP gave us the latest installment in the longest running horror series since Friday the 13th (this time out, Romney returned from the dead yet again after goading Rick Santorum into making a spirited defense of Senate process and earmarks). My actual Oscar picks: The Artist, Clooney and Viola Davis. The envelopes please...

Quran-Burning Pastor Compares Himself To Heman Cain

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Florida Pastor Terry Jones, who gained international notoriety last summer for his plan to burn a Quran and announced recently he was running for pres...

Quran-Burning Pastor Running For President

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Terry Jones, a controversial pastor who has made national headlines for publicly burning the Quran, is mounting a campaign for president of the United...

This September 11th, We Don't Have To Partake In Uncivil Discourse

Sahar Taman | Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion
Sahar Taman

Project Remembrance Map 911 is an initiative to mark 2011 to honor America by reaching out in friendship to neighbors and friends; Muslims, Christians, Jews and people of all faiths, backgrounds and cultures.

Michigan Prosecutor Files Petition To Stop Quran-Burning Pastor

Posted 06.19.2011 | Politics

(Reuters) - A Detroit prosecutor has filed a petition in district court to stop a Florida fundamentalist Christian preacher, who recently caused riots...

How The Florida Quran Burning Led To Violence In The Middle East (VIDEO)

Posted 06.16.2011 | Religion

Why did Pastor Terry Jones decide to go ahead with the burning of a Quran after promising never to do so in September? How did a radical act by this f...

Burning the Quran Is No Childish Game

Rick Sanchez | Posted 06.01.2011 | Politics
Rick Sanchez

Children have to be taught to express their opinions respectfully. Unfortunately, it's a lesson some adults never learn. Take Terry Jones, who threatened to burn a Quran last year. A little over a week ago, he, you guessed it, burned a Quran.

'Dude You Have No Quran' Guy Gets The Auto-Tune Treatment (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Anyone who heard or saw how Jacob Isom snatched a Quran from a would-be burner in Amarillo, Texas last week shouldn't be surprised that the footage ha...

Pastor Terry Jones Defends Quran Burning On 'Hardball' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Terry Jones, pastor of the Dove World Outreach Center, appeared on "Hardball" Thursday (Aug. 26) to defend his church's decision to burn copies of the...