Terry Jones Says He’s Not to Blame For Mideast Violence, Adds ‘They’ve Been Doing This For 1,400 Years’
So, will he stop promoting the movie in the wake of violence? Jones said he would consider backing down from showing the full movie, but hasn’t decided yet. He hasn’t seen the entire movie.
“It’s a problem when you have religious fanatics or extremists that are willing to use violence to gain their ends,” said U.S. Senator Carl Levin of Michigan.
WWJ Producer/Editor Zahra Huber talks about her personal experience as Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting, comes to a close.
WWJ Producer/Editor Zahra Huber talks about her personal experience with Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting.
Supporters are turning up the heat to try and move legislation that would ban the implementation of foreign laws such as Islamic Sharia law in Michigan.
A Florida minister whose rhetoric against Muslims has inflamed anti-Western sentiment in Afghanistan has sued the City of Dearborn, saying it is violating his free speech rights by asking him to sign an agreement before a planned protest outside a mosque.
The U.S. Justice Department says the FBI is joining local law enforcement agencies to investigate vandalism at Muslim and Sikh houses of worship in the Detroit area.
Muslim, Christian and Jewish leaders say they will speak out Friday morning against vandalism at a Sikh temple being built north of Detroit.
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.
A media release issued by Jones’ organization “Stand Up America Now” says he will be protesting what he describes as “special Muslim privileges.”