A Media Response: personal attacks #shockedface
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During a review of recent news stories, this article from MLive.com came to our attention:
Written by Jay Scott Smith, it contains only a few words regarding the bombing, some comments by Osama Siblani and then becomes a PR piece for the Muslim American Society. It closes with an interview of Dawud Walid, the Executive Director for the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) who stated:
“Muslims are the greatest victims of violence in the world …”
As reported, CAIR’s response in the wake of the Boston bombing was easily predicted – take the focus away from the actual attack and paint Muslims as victims. Mr. Smith’s article promoted this agenda and we highlighted it with this tweet:
Mr. Smith responded with:
Guess he told us!
- Muslim Group Urges People Not To Rush To Judgement (detroit.cbslocal.com)