This website is no longer actively maintained
Some material and features may be unavailable

Glenn Beck and the Ground Zero mosque

Glenn Beck has said his “restoring honor” rally at the Lincoln Memorial this weekend — on the same site and date as Dr. Martin Luther King’s famous “I have a dream” speech — has “nothing to do with” the controversy over the building of an Islamic cultural center near Ground Zero.

But in the essay, Alison Stewart points out that there is, in fact, a connection. Both situations bring up painful memories and, no matter who or what you support, in these two cases, you can’t really argue that.