CAIR-Michigan Executive Director Attacks Jews in Two Speeches
Despite clearly demonstrated, intimate connections to the jihadist and virulently Jew-hating Muslim Brotherhood (via the Brotherhoodâs affirmed Palestinian Muslim branch, the Jew-hating, jihad terrorist organization Hamas), the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) persists in its Orwellian self-characterization as an âanti-discriminationâ organization.
On June 3, the stalwart Investigative Project on Terrorism (IPT) provided video and audio extracts documenting that CAIR-Michigan Executive Director Dawud Walid invoked Jew-hating motifs in a recent May 25 sermon, and in an earlier January speech.
As the IPT report notes, Dawud asked, âWho are those who incurred the wrath of Allah?â during his May 25 sermon at the Islamic Organization of North America mosque in Warren, Michigan. Dawud immediately answered his own query in Arabic: âThey are the Jews, they are the Jews.â...
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Daniel Pipes wrote: But there is another side to CAIR that has alarmed many people in positions to know. The Department of Homeland Security refuses to deal with it. Senator Charles Schumer (Democrat, New York) describes it as an organization "which we know has ties to terrorism." Senator Dick Durbin (Democrat, Illinois) observes that CAIR is "unusual in its extreme rhetoric and its associations with groups that are suspect." Steven Pomerantz, the FBI's former chief of counterterrorism, notes that "CAIR, its leaders, and its activities effectively give aid to international terrorist groups." The family of John P. O'Neill, Sr., the former FBI counterterrorism chief who perished at the World Trade Center, named CAIR in a lawsuit as having "been part of the criminal conspiracy of radical Islamic terrorism" responsible for the September 11 atrocities. Counterterrorism expert Steven Emerson calls it "a radical fundamentalist front group for Hamas."