Controversy heats up over NYC mosque

Two weeks before the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the controversy over plans to construct an Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero is showing no signs of going away.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 29, 2010 16:53
A protest against the proposed mosque at Ground Zero

911 mosque protest 311. (photo credit: Associated Press)

Just two weeks before the ninth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, the controversy over plans to construct an Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero is showing no signs of going away.

In fact, the building plans continue to face fierce opposition from groups who consider its location insensitive to families of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the 9/11 attacks by Islamic terrorists.

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