The Altar Of Retaliation

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Abby Zimet

It begins. In a hate crime presumably nurtured by the frat-like celebrations of Bin Laden's death, a mosque here in Portland was vandalized. Nothing like telling all Muslims to "go home" to foster understanding. More on the hopeful notion his death serve to end terror, not inflame bigotry.

"Irrespective of this news of the death of Osama bin Laden, our work together as a free society is not over by any means." - Noel March.

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