by Lawrence A. Franklin, gatestoninstitute.org, Jan. 11, 2015
What did the shoppers in a Jewish supermarket, four of whom were slaughtered, have to do with the cartoon images of Mohammad?
In light of all the expressed concern about possible anti-Muslim incidents, claims on television that “Muslims are the most persecuted people” seemed jarring and wrong.
Perhaps they should have spent a little time reporting on the anti-Jewish rioting that took place in the heavily Muslim neighborhood of Trappes, a suburb of Paris?
(I believe that the rioting in Trappes, which is mentioned in the article, occurred in 2013…Ed.)