3 readers online now  |  69 million page views

Amazing Journalism

Reader comment on item: A Madrassah in Bridgeview, Illinois

Submitted by Paul Streur, Sr. (United States), Jun 21, 2005 at 09:20

It is obvious journalists experiencing life for the first time are extremely naive. How could this person 'white-wash' the extremism of the Muslims. Who amongst us wants this anti-American extremism to become the basis for a future religous war within the United States?

We must get our American Colleges and Universities back on track with what and how they teach Americanism, as the products coming out of those hallowed halls are becoming ever more anti-American in thier leanings.

A few years ago I was in a small German Village on a business trip and was amazed. As in most small German towns and villages there are two churches - a Catholic church, and a Lutheran Church. Often they are very near to each other as they were in that village. In the street in front of the two churches I encountered a long table with white linens on it, with a myriad of pamphlets, books, brochures etc.. Across the front of the tables was a large banner written in three languages - German, Arabic, and English. The banner said "There is only one true God - Allah is the one true God". This was staffed by large contingent of Arabic people.
My question back to the article is, what will you do when they set their tables up in front of your church or synagogue?...

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Amazing Journalism by Paul Streur, Sr.

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)