Harry Reid, the Democratic leader in the Senate, disassociated himself from President Barack Obama, who last week defended the legitimacy of the construction of a "mosque" near ground zero.
About 4,000 km separate ground zero in New York from Nevada, a southwestern state where there are more Mormons than Muslims. Yet, [Read more]
New York City’s Catholic Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan has offered to mediate in the controversy over the proposed Muslim center in Manhattan. In fact, the “mosque at Ground Zero” has become a serious bone of contention. Neither Mayor Michael Bloomberg, nor the American president, Barack Obama, have been able to [Read more]