Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Juan Cole: "Trump vs. the Founding Fathers on Muslims Coming to US"

Check it out here. A taste:
Ben Franklin, the founding father of many important institutions in Philadelphia, a key diplomat and a framer of the US Constitution, wrote in his Autobiography concerning a non-denominational place of public preaching he helped found “so that even if the Mufti of Constantinople were to send a missionary to preach Mohammedanism to us, he would find a pulpit at his service.” ...
Hat tip: John Fea.

1 comment:

Tom Van Dyke said...

This really has nothing to do with taking massive numbers of Muslim refugees into the US.