Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Muslims Fear Losing Gains Amid Protests Over Center - NYTimes.com

Muslims Fear Losing Gains Amid Protests Over Center - NYTimes.com

“We worry: Will we ever be really completely accepted in American society?” said Dr. Ferhan Asghar, an orthopedic spine surgeon in Cincinnati and the father of two young girls. “In no other country could we have such freedoms — that’s why so many Muslims choose to make this country their own. But we do wonder whether it will get to the point where people don’t want Muslims here anymore.”

They liken their situation to that of other scapegoats in American history: Irish Roman Catholics before the nativist riots in the 1800s, the Japanese before they were put in internment camps during World War II.


Another minority group fighting hate. The diffrence !......

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