News and Analysis (9/14/10)

As Indian Muslims show they understand Islam’s respect for the sacred scriptures of others …

…  Ayatollah Khamenei’s call for the US to punish desecration of the Quran, shows how little he understands of the American system of impartial justice, religious liberty, and constitutional protection …

… meanwhile, in Muslim community members in Knoxville call the desecration of a Qur’an there an unrepresentative “isolated incident;” even Neo-Nazis are surprised by the act and characterize it as a “hate crime” …

Amidst supposed “peace talks”, Netanyahu refuses to yield anything on curbing the future construction of Israeli settlements in the West Bank, even at the risk of derailing the entire talks:

Lawyer says student suffers from PTSD; Sharif, the NYC man stabbed repeatedly by the student, says he has no doubt the attack was fueled by anti-Muslim bias, regardless of  the PTSD:

Skateboarder shouts “Dude, you have no Quran!” as he grabs the text to deliver it into “the safe hands of a smiling local Muslim leader”; no news of whether the attempted burner wants his property back:

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