(‘Competing rights’. One of my favorite kinds of bullshit)
“Many of our people are strict vegetarians and the notion of meat being so near to the temple is disrespectful and insensitive,” said Dr Kuldip Bharj, secretary of the Board of Bradford Gurdwaras which oversees the local Sikh community. “The analogy of putting a pork butcher beside a mosque or synagogue is a good one.
The signs were posted this week along the street near El Farouq Mosque, a house of worship that is nearby the mall. When Muslims attending the mosque saw the signs, many of them were offended, KPRC-TV reports, but no one has come forward to claim responsibility for putting them up. […]
3. The most dangerous places in the world. How many are caused by Islam?
Firearms sales rose 16 percent to a record 490,119 guns purchased from licensed gun dealers in 2012, according to sales estimates obtained by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
During the same period, major crimes committed with firearms dropped 5 percent to 4,378.
Missile strike hits suspected terrorists, destroys rocket launcher near border; raid shows ‘unprecedented cooperation’ with Egyptian authorities; Israel silent