Morning Briefs

Some Religions Are More Equal Than Others

Note that when Christians hand out Christian literature outside a Muslim street festival, the police arrest them for disturbing the peace.

But Muslims proselytizing outside the Minnesota State Fair get a fawning write-up in the AP.

Despite the smells of fried dough and roasted meat wafting from the Minnesota State Fair, Salim and Zuleyha Ozonder were focused on the people who were leaving, not the food or festivities beckoning from across the street.

Each time a new wave of people exited, the young Minneapolis residents — who hadn’t eaten all day — tried to press into their hands a small, glossy card that read “Islam Explained” on one side.

Note: Proselytizing Christianity in most Muslim countries is a capital offense.

Hat Tip: Knowledge Is Power

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