Friday, September 17, 2010

Islam - Muslims - #2147 - Video: Mosque Shock: School Rocked by Field Trip Video of Kids Bowing to Allah - The Blaze

Wellesley, Massachusetts public school students learn to pray to Allah.  Prayer was taken out of public schools decades ago. But as one parent learned in Wellesly, Massachusetts, if students take a field trip to the local mosque, praying to Allah is quite alright. The organization Americans for Peace and Tolerance just released a mini-documentary about a sixth grade public school field trip to a large mosque, sold to parents as a history lesson, but delivered as much more: The video was taken inside the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center – Boston’s controversial Saudi-funded mega-mosque – during a Wellesley Middle School social studies trip to the mosque, ostensibly taken to learn about the history of Islam first-hand. Yet the video reveals that the students are being blatantly mis-educated about Islam. Some of the young boys can be seen prostrating to Allah while shoulder-to-shoulder with Muslim men. However, only male students were given the opportunity to participate — the female students and female chaperons had to watch from a distance:  Read more.......

1 comment:

  1. It's absolutely amazing that the school district, let alone the school, allowed for this to happen. One cannot say that they were naive to this because obviously they knew where they were taking the students, but perhaps they didn't fully do their homework and that's inexcusable. Let’s just turn a blind eye in the name of tolerance and seek to understand another's culture? We are continuing to let our guard down and don’t even realize it - yet!