Tennessee Protests

Tenn. Outreach Meeting Audience Members Cheer at Mention of Mosque Burning

During last week’s community outreach forum in Manchester, Tennessee, hundreds of activists protested outside and a raucous indoor crowd heckled a U.S. attorney, an FBI agent and advocates who spoke about American Muslims and hate crimes. In one video, several … Continued

Pamela Geller, Islamophobic Opportunists Turn Peaceful Community Forum into Free Speech Battle

Middle Tennessee has long been a focal point of anti-Muslim activism. Most notably, perhaps, was a Murfreesboro mosque-construction debate that gained national attention in 2009 when opponents dubbed it a “training center” and questioned whether Islam is “actually a religion” or a “cult.” … Continued