Insisting on our principles

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Author(s) Trudy Rubin
Source The Philadelphia Inquirer
Date August 19, 2010
Quotes-start.png "Republican pols claim they don't oppose religious freedom. But have any of them stood in solidarity with Muslims in Mufreesboro, Tenn., or Temecula, Calif., or other locales where local Republicans and tea partyers have opposed the building of local mosques? No way. (Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, pressed by his Republican opponent, also opposed the mosque, but at least he didn't pile on more anti-Muslim slurs.)" Quotes-end.png

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This item argues for the position Mosque should be allowed to be built on the topic Park51 controversy.