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Poll: 60% Of New Yorkers Oppose Ground Zero Mosque, Half Think It Would Promote Tolerance

nydailynews.com | By Frank Lombardi, Edgar Sandoval and Bill Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A survey of New Yorkers shows six out of 10 oppose plans to build a mosque near Ground Zero. Results of the Siena Research Institute poll were rele...

Jewish Activists Support Ground Zero Mosque

AP | MARC BEJA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A group of Jewish activists and community leaders voiced their support for a planned mosque near ground zero and said opponents, incl...

The Mosque, the Nazis and Martin Luther King

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

The dispute over the mosque is a lot like a hypothetical German-American march. Just as it would be wrong to treat all German-Americans as if they are Nazis, so too is it wrong to treat all Muslims as if they support terrorism.

Gingrich: 'No Mosque'

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former U.S. House speaker Newt Gingrich on Wednesday announced his opposition to a planned mosque near ground zero, becoming the late...

Rep. King: Investigate Ground Zero Mosque Funding

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The ranking Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee said Monday he favors an investigation into the funding of a proposed...

Bloomberg: Investigating WTC Mosque Is Un-American

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says it would be un-American to investigate a mosque that is planned for construction near where the...

12-Year-Old Busted for Selling Crack!

Cheryl Wills | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Cheryl Wills

A 12-year-old girl was arrested for selling crack. Where's the outrage? Should her arrest become par for the course, we are all in trouble. There are not enough jails to house a generation of kids who turn to a life of crime before they reach puberty.

Thank You, Koran Burners

Sally Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Sally Kohn

Now when someone insists Islam is the only religion with fringe whack jobs, we can all reply, "Not true! Look at those Christian whack jobs burning K...

Muslim-Bashing Televangelist Coming To Ground Zero

nydailynews.com | By Samuel Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A Muslim-bashing evangelical preacher is bringing his inflammatory brand of worship to Ground Zero - and even the anti-mosque crowd doesn't want him. ...

Feisal Abdul Rauf: Islamic Center Fight Could Shape Muslim Relations In America

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The imam leading plans for an Islamic center near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks in New York said the fight is o...

Poll: Most New Yorkers Want Islamic Center Moved, Investigated

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — A new poll finds 71 percent of New Yorkers want the developers of an Islamic center and mosque near ground zero to voluntarily mo...

9/11 Families Rally In Support Of 'Ground Zero Mosque'

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 08.25.2010 | New York

NEW YORK — The planned mosque and Islamic center blocks from ground zero got a new boost Wednesday from a coalition of supporters that includes ...

Amanda Terkel

BLUNT Talk: Congressman Compares Mosque To Dropping The N-Word

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), who is running for the state's U.S. Senate seat against Democrat Robin Carnahan, yesterday went on The McGraw Show on St. Loui...

Supporters Say St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Ignored In Islamic Center Uproar

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Supporters of a Greek Orthodox church destroyed on Sept. 11 say officials willing to speak out about a planned community center and m...

Obama Has No Further Comment On Park51 Islamic Center

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. — The White House says President Barack Obama will have no further comment on the mosque near Ground Zero in New York and ...

Today's Front Pages: August 25

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Paterson, Archbishop Dolan To Discuss Park51 Islamic Center

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. David Paterson said Monday he'll meet with Archbishop Timothy Dolan to discuss a mosque and Islamic community center planned...

New York GOP Sinks to New Low on Ground Zero Politics

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

The battle for the Republican gubernatorial nomination in New York is now officially being fought over who can whip up the most religious and racial hysteria over the "the mosque."

Today's Front Pages: August 23

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Islamophobia in America: Where Do We Go From Here?

John L. Esposito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John L. Esposito

The failure to distinguish between the actions of religious extremists and terrorists and the vast majority of Muslims and their faith has reinforced a belief in the collective guilt of American Muslims and their faith.

Rick Lazio Releases Anti 'Ground Zero Mosque' Ad Attacking Cuomo (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Rick Lazio wants to make sure the so-called "Ground Zero mosque" stays on the radar this election season. Lazio, the GOP gubernatorial candidate, has...

Paterson Admits No Talks To Move 'Ground Zero Mosque' Scheduled

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Developers of an Islamic cultural center and mosque near ground zero say they never planned to meet with New York Gov. David Pate...

Giuliani: 'Ground Zero Mosque' Promotes Anger, Hatred (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

If it has to do with 9/11, you can bet former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani's going to put his stamp on it. Giuliani weighed in on the debate swi...

Strippers Weigh In On 'Ground Zero Mosque' Debate

WSJ | Andrew Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After the World Trade Center towers fell, a stripper named Chris went to volunteer in the recovery effort for the Red Cross. Nearly 10 years later, sh...

Ground Zero Mosque INTERACTIVE: Tour The Area Around The Planned Islamic Center

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Masjid Manhattan, a mosque at 20 Warren Street, only four blocks from Ground Zero, has held prayers for its congregants on a regular basis for the...