Riot police out in Dearborn after protesters rush Florida pastor

Apr 29, 2011 | Posted by: Joe DeCaro | Full story: detnews.com

Riot police are out in Dearborn after protesters of Quran-burning Pastor Terry Jones rushed past a police barricade and began throwing water bottles and shoes ...

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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Apr 29, 2011
from detnews:

"The pastor also continued on his contention that Sharia law, or Islamic law, is being practiced in the United States. But much of his speech and those of about 20 supporters was difficult to hear, drowned out by shouting from opponents, a muddled public-address system and honking horns.

"Drivers and passengers in cars on Michigan Avenue waved shoes at Jones, an act of disrespect in Arab and Muslim cultures. Others made obscene gesture and shouted 'go home!'"
Colin

Taylor, MI

#2 Apr 29, 2011
Lol this is why you should keep lude thoughts to your self
Truth

New Britain, CT

#3 Apr 29, 2011
Joe DeCaro wrote:
from detnews:
"The pastor also continued on his contention that Sharia law, or Islamic law, is being practiced in the United States. But much of his speech and those of about 20 supporters was difficult to hear, drowned out by shouting from opponents, a muddled public-address system and honking horns.
"Drivers and passengers in cars on Michigan Avenue waved shoes at Jones, an act of disrespect in Arab and Muslim cultures. Others made obscene gesture and shouted 'go home!'"
How ironic that those so steeped in a foreign culture that they felt compelled to throw shoes as a sign of disrespect (clearly not an American notion) shouted "Go home" to Jones who was exercising his Constitutionally-given right to free speech.

Creeping Shariah.
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#4 Apr 29, 2011
Is the fear of islam a phobia? No!!

Since: Dec 07

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#5 Apr 29, 2011
Wow, muslim protestors behaved badly? Who didn't see that coming? LOL

“Handsome white and black men”

Since: Jan 10

Interracial love

#6 Apr 29, 2011
Colin wrote:
Lol this is why you should keep lude thoughts to your self
Islam is a vile thought that is continually stated in public.
Jane

Amsterdam, Netherlands

#7 Apr 30, 2011
Intifada in Dearborn!!!!!
bmz

La Jolla, CA

#8 Apr 30, 2011
it is a matter of time.....count on it. i want to see bmz singapore in action.
Zulfiqar

Montgomery Village, MD

#9 Apr 30, 2011
Paul WV wrote:
Is the fear of islam a phobia? No!!
What do you call fear of homosexuals?

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#10 Apr 30, 2011
Zulfiqar wrote:
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What do you call fear of homosexuals?
islam?
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#11 Apr 30, 2011
Zulfiqar wrote:
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What do you call fear of homosexuals?
A fear homosexuals that is persistent, abnormal, and irrational is homophobia. The fear of islam is persistent, normal and not irrational and thus is not a phobia.
Proud Kafir

Fitzgerald, GA

#12 Apr 30, 2011
Jones is calling Islam what it is..America may not like him but his message is right. Islam does treat women badly, it does bring evil to where ever it goes. America is being fooled with the use of Taqiyya..and if you are unaware of what TAQIYYA or Kafir means you need to learn more about ISLAM and take a stand against it too!
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#13 Apr 30, 2011
Zulfiqar wrote:
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What do you call fear of homosexuals?
An American court in Dearborn MI ruled that the Jones could not protest at the Dearborn mosque because the City as a whole "feared" what the muslim community would do. Where their "fears" justified? Yes; so the fear of islam is not a phobia but a resonable fear!

“Alea iacta est!”

Since: Oct 06

Oh it's ON!

#14 Apr 30, 2011
Joe DeCaro wrote:
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islam?
LOL!

:)
helema

United States

#15 Apr 30, 2011
just so yall know there are A LOT of non muslims that have protested this freak of a pastor. if a mosque is blown up or a quran burned there are so many like yall that tend to say "freedom of speech" even though the criminal is a prejudicial non muslim and can possibly murder muslims while they are at it. Yet if a muslim defends themselves from such a person they are called terrorists.....take yalls heads out ur arses and find another group to pick on cause we aint what the media portrays us out to be!!
helema

United States

#16 Apr 30, 2011
Among the opponents was Frank Godek of Dearborn.

"He's a Bible-carrying hypocrite," Godek said. "He wants to burn someone else's holy book. I'm a Polish Catholic and I have a lot of Arab and Muslim friends. They are good people."

From The Detroit News: http://detnews.com/article/20110429/METRO/104... ís-rally-ends-after-brief-frac as#ixzz1L1E4917m

see it wasnt just muslims against this loser jones!!
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#17 Apr 30, 2011
helema wrote:
just so yall know there are A LOT of non muslims that have protested this freak of a pastor. if a mosque is blown up or a quran burned there are so many like yall that tend to say "freedom of speech" even though the criminal is a prejudicial non muslim and can possibly murder muslims while they are at it. Yet if a muslim defends themselves from such a person they are called terrorists.....take yalls heads out ur arses and find another group to pick on cause we aint what the media portrays us out to be!!
A Dearborn court and jury ruled the muslim community in Dearborn is violent and should be feared, to the point a peaceful protest is banned and an innocent person thrown in jail because of fear of what the muslim community will do.
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#18 Apr 30, 2011
helema wrote:
Among the opponents was Frank Godek of Dearborn.
"He's a Bible-carrying hypocrite," Godek said. "He wants to burn someone else's holy book. I'm a Polish Catholic and I have a lot of Arab and Muslim friends. They are good people."
From The Detroit News: http://detnews.com/article/20110429/METRO/104... ís-rally-ends-after-brief-frac as#ixzz1L1E4917m
see it wasnt just muslims against this loser jones!!
What Jones did was expose the violent nature of the muslim community. Jones has gotten over three hundred death threats. As with burning the flag, burning a koran is a protected right for Americans.
Paul WV

Beckley, WV

#19 Apr 30, 2011
helema wrote:
just so yall know there are A LOT of non muslims that have protested this freak of a pastor. if a mosque is blown up or a quran burned there are so many like yall that tend to say "freedom of speech" even though the criminal is a prejudicial non muslim and can possibly murder muslims while they are at it. Yet if a muslim defends themselves from such a person they are called terrorists.....take yalls heads out ur arses and find another group to pick on cause we aint what the media portrays us out to be!!
What you just gave was a strawman arguement. The only ones demonstrating a violent nature is the muslim community.
Joe

Orlando, FL

#20 Apr 30, 2011
There you go America. Let's get millions more Muslims into this country. I can see the riots already when they don't get there way.

These people in particular the young Muslim males have already proven this all over Europe.\

Oh, but they are all so peeeeaaaacfull and loooovvving, as we are continually being told. LOL>

I guess this country just has a death wish for itself.

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