I would like to see Imam Rauf asked a few searching questions about his support for clerical dictatorship in, just for now, Iran. Let us by all means make the "Ground Zero" debate a test of tolerance. But this will be a one-way street unless it is to be a test of Muslim tolerance as well.And, while we're asking him questions, I had one about how the cultural center and mosque will treat girls and young woman.
Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Christopher Hitchens, while not opposing the lower Manhattan mosque, is no fan of Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf: