Bryan Fischer: "No More Mosques, Period"

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    "No More Mosques, Period" | Mother Jones

    Bryan Fischer, the public face of the right-wing American Family Association, wants to make something abundantly clear:

    "Permits should not be granted to build even one more mosque in the United States of America, let alone the monstrosity planned for Ground Zero. This is for one simple reason: each Islamic mosque is dedicated to the overthrow of the American government."

    As evidence for this claim, Fischer cites a flyer distributed by the Muslim Brotherhood in 1991, which is sort of like drawing broad conclusions about all Christians from a flyer distributed by...well, the American Family Association. <more>
     
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    Whoa! I thought no one wanted to ban all mosques!!?? Where did I hear that?

    oh right...here...

    lol
     
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    The hypocracy of the left?
     
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    well, chalk him up for willing to shred the 1st amendment
     
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    enough

    bye
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    Did someone on USMB make the claim that NO AMERICANS wanted mosques banned?
     
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    hmm, do we have another strawman thread?
     
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    What's wrong with Freedom of Religion?
     
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    some people seem to not understand that the same principles of religious freedom they enjoy would disappear if they got what they wanted on this
     
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    This whole argument is getting silly. Really. What are we fighting about? Whether Muslims are evil? What's the best way to honor 9/11? Who should have freedom of religion, speech and assembly and who shouldn't? Whether we like grape or strawberry jelly with our peanut butter? What's the issue here?
     
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