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David Shuster slams conservative media for Muslim bashing

Current TV host David Shuster on Friday decried the Islamophobia propagated by conservative media outlets after a Muslim man, Rezwan Ferdaus, was arrested on charges of planning to fly explosive-packed, remote controlled airplanes into the Pentagon and the U.S. Capitol. “On some right wing talk radio shows and Internet blogs,…

Imam’s wife: Mosque opposition like ‘metastasized anti-Semitism’

Lower Manhattan mosque part of ‘Americanization’ of Islam, Daisy Khan says The wife of the imam behind the Cordoba House Muslim community center in Manhattan says the opposition to its construction goes “beyond Islamophobia,” likening it to a “metastasized anti-Semitism.” “We are deeply concerned, because this is like a metastasized…