Asked to explain the disproportionate amount of terrorism against the U.S. that emanates from the Islamic world, Ellison, the first Muslim Member of Congress, (sworn in on a quran – photo right) asserted that it is the struggle for democracy, not the Islamic faith, that motivates the terrorism.
Newsbusters In a giant steaming pile of taqiyya, Ellison then compared people in Islamic countries “who don’t want to yield power to the vast majority” . . . to the struggle in the United States over “income inequality.” Ellison never explained why the struggle for democracy in Islamic lands prompted the murder of thousands of Americans on 9-11, the Fort Hood massacre, and other Islamist attacks on the West.