Controversial Pro-Israel Subway Ads Immediately Defaced, Stamped As Hate SpeechIn the wake of violent uprisings abroad following the release of an anti-Islamic film, some said they are worried the ads could fan the flames here in New York City.
Top Secret Documents Reveal More Cases Of Targeted Muslim Spying By NYPDThe reports indicate cops collected information on businesses owned by second and third generation Americans, specifically because they were Muslims, and ignored members of other religions in the same ethnic communities.
Document: NYPD Recommended Surveillance Of Mosques Based Solely On ReligionThe recommendation for increased, secret surveillance on Muslims and Shiite mosques was contained in a 2006 NYPD Intelligence report on Iran, obtained by the Associated Press.
President Obama's Middle East Speech Rattles Israelis, Palestinians AlikePresident Barack Obama is urging Israel to pull back to 1967 borders, which has always been rejected, and he wants the Palestinians demilitarized. Obama’s speech was met with shock and dismay here in the Tri-State Area from both sides.
Obama: Recent Violence Won't Derail Mideast Peace TalksPresident Barack Obama is condemning fresh violence by the Palestinian terror group Hamas as a new round of peace talks gets underway in Washington.
MTA Ground Zero Mosque Ad Starts War Of WordsThere is a bus ad paid for by a group that is against building a mosque at ground zero, and it is sparking a heated debate.