The Ground Zero mosque is only one of several mosques that are being strongly opposed by local residents from California to Tennessee. Opposition to mosques is on the rise, observers say.
Sarah Palin wrote in a Twitter message Sunday that Muslims should 'refudiate' a planned mosque near the World Trade Center site. Can Sarah Palin invent a word? William Shakespeare did, Palin tweeted in her own defense.
A New York City community board has given approval to a plan that would build a mosque and cultural center near Ground Zero, the site of the World Trade Center twin towers destroyed on September 11, 2001.