At Blackfive I just read that the group trying to turn the WTC Memorial into a Hate America Memorial has lost. This is great news!
We are very pleased to announce that Governor Pataki has announced the removal of the International Freedom Center (IFC) from Ground Zero. Read more at Michelle Malkin.
The IFC has repeatedly claimed that the center’s purpose is to present mankind’s “ongoing struggle for freedom,” yet nowhere in the report nor in past statements can I find anything about the ongoing struggle against Islamism, the fundamentalist, anti-freedom ideology that motivated the Taliban to oppress Afghanis and harbor al Qaeda murderers, that motivates Saudi Arabia to deny women the right to vote, that motivates Iranian mullahs to hang homosexuals and sponsor terrorists, that motivates Palestinian suicide bombers to slaughter Jews, that fuels a global jihad, and — most relevant to Ground Zero — it’s the ideology that motivated the 9/11 terrorists.
Thanks to 9/11 family member Debra Burlingame, Robert Shurbet and so many others at Take Back the Memorial for all their hard work.
Victory At Ground Zero!
We have only to look at past memorials that awe and inspire us. The Vietnam memorial is simply a wall of granite with names carved upon it, but when you walk through you come out a changed person. The simple elegance moves you to tears, and the endle…