“Personally, when I watched the video, I was horrified,” said Dawud Walid, Executive Director for CAIR-MI.
CAIR spokesman Dawud Walid told WWJ Newsradio 950 it’s unfortunate that Muslims are often instantly considered suspects in such attacks.
Despite the fact that it’s not a mosque, someone spray painted anti-Muslim sentiments on the building which is under construction on Dequindre in Sterling Heights.
The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) says it “welcomes the elimination of Osama bin Laden as a threat to America and the world.”
There is a show of support in Dearborn today for those protesting for greater freedom in Middle Eastern and North African countries.
Police say Roger Stockham was arrested after a bar owner tipped them of his plans.
A burned copy of the Quran was found at a Michigan mosque on 9/11, and now a local group is calling on the FBI to launch a hate crime investigation.