The terrorist smears and attempts to discredit reputable Muslim leaders and organizations never ends, it seems that the more distinguished and reputable an organization or Muslim becomes the requisite attacks on their character and dubious links to terrorism soon follow so that questions can be raised to further misinform the public and voices silenced.
Ingrid Mattson, the President of the Islamic Society of North America is scheduled to speak at President-elect Obama’s inaugural prayer service at the National Cathedral in Washington DC on Wednesday.
The last time, I tried to visit the Cathedral it was a few minutes before closing time but I might try to attend this function to hear from Dr. Mattson.
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I watched her on TV. Apparently she was one of many, of many faiths, reading a passage from a longer service. I had hoped she would have more to say.