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FALWELL SAYS HE BELIEVES MUHAMMAD WAS A TERRORIST

The Reverend Jerry Falwell says he thinks Muhammad was "a terrorist." He makes that assessment in an interview to be broadcast Sunday on C-B-S's "60 Minutes." According to a transcript released by the network, Falwell says he's concluded from reading Muslim and non-Muslim writers that Muhammad was "a violent man, a man of war." The conservative Baptist minister says that's the opposite of the love exemplified by Jesus and Moses. Ibrahim Hooper of the Council on American-Islamic Relations calls Falwell's remarks "hate speech" and wonders why they aren't denounced by conservative politicians and religious leaders.
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