Roy Moore has suggested that the 9/11 attacks were God’s way of punishing America for sinfulness, that former President Barack Obama was not born in the United States, and that Muslims should be barred from serving in Congress.
While Van Duyne had spent the better part of the past eight months speaking out against Sharia law, she did not mention Mohamed’s background in a Wednesday Facebook post reacting to his arrest.
To her supporters, Irving, Texas Mayor Beth Van Duyne is a tough-as-nails politician who's not afraid to take on Islam. To her critics, Van Duyne is a fear-monger who stokes the flames of Islamophobia. So both Van Duyne's fans and foes can surely find a talking point in the Monday incident where Irving police