Skip to comments.Steve Emerson Exposes Durbin Hearings as Cover for Islamists
Posted on 03/28/2011 4:32:43 PM PDT by Nachum
Steve Emerson of the Investigative Project on Terrorism joined me on the radio today and shared some shocking information about several people involved in the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights hearing set for Tuesday in the US Senate. The first, a witness for the hearing, Farhana Khera of Muslim Advocates who alleged that the FBI was trying to entrap the Imam who helped Nazibullah Zazi evade FBI surveillance and concluded that Muslims should not help the FBI. Emerson documents other shocking instances of U.S. government political cover for Americas enemies
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Whose millions, the taxpayer's? No wonder there has been a push from the Muslim's at different civic and religious events in our area to encourage the acceptance of Islam.
Why doesn’t a Republican on the committee call Steve Emerson as a witness?
It makes no sense to me that Liberals are so supportive of Muslims. If the U.S. were to become a Muslim country, leftists and their supporters would be the first that the Muslims would kill off.
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