Protesters march during demonstration against a planned mosque and Islamic community center. (AP Photo/Christopher Berkey)

Construction On NY Mosque Continues Despite Numerous Blockade Attempts

(MintPress) — Five years ago, New York developer Allowey Ahmed purchased a vacant lot on the 2800 block of Voorhies Avenue in Brooklyn. His goal was to build a mosque and community center to accommodate the recent Muslim immigrants in the Sheepshead Bay area. Five years later, construction on the mosque and community center remains unfinished. […]

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