Hurray For The Tyranny Of The Majority

After weeks of heated debate over plans for an Islamic community center near Ground Zero – the site of the 9/11 attacks on New York – it seems Muslim leaders will soon back down, agreeing to move to a new site.

via Muslim leaders to abandon plans for Ground Zero community center – Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News.

I can’t help but wonder how much this had to do with it. Not sure how similar the political dynamics between moderate and radical Muslims are to US politics, but the simplest answer is that Zahar tried to tank the project.

edit. Apparently the story’s a crock of shit.


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