It seems that the plans to build a mosque next to the site of the 9/11 terrorist attacks are going ahead. I think this is an absurd idea and don't even know how it is being endorsed. The project is apparently intended to foster better relations between the east and the west. Really? Maybe the idea in itself is not half bad, but the location is insulting, at least to me.
"A proposal to build a mosque steps from Ground Zero received the support of a downtown committee despite some loved ones of 9/11 victims finding it offensive.