HASSAN: The radical Islamists are very much a part of the problem

Linda Sarsour, former executive director of the Arab American Association of New York, could not bring herself to forcefully condemn this week’s terrorist attack in New York City.

Instead, she chose the occasion to defend Islam by stating, “Every believing Muslim says Allahu Akbar every day during prayers. We cannot criminalize ‘God is Great’; prosecute the criminal, not a faith.”