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The Ground Zero furor

  • Ati Nurbaiti

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, September 6 2010 | 08:41 am

PREMIUM The widespread American resistance toward proposals to build a Muslim community center and mosque near Ground Zero, is, some note, alarmingly similar to al-Qaeda’s view of the “clash of civilizations”: that there is no such thing as religious harmony.

To build an Islamic center near the spot where terrorists, who happened to be Muslims, attacked the mighty symbols of the United States...