A White House official sent an in-person thank you, along with a written message from President Obama, praising the mosque that Oklahoma beheading suspect Alton Nolen (Jah’Keem Yisrael) frequented.
Nolen had attended the Greater Islamic Society of Oklahoma City, a mosque in which the imam and other congregants have tried to establish distance from this story.
The previous imam at the Oklahoma City mosque in which Nolen attended however, Suhaib Webb, had been labeled by the FBI as a “known confidant of Al Qaeda mastermind Anwar al-Awlaki.”
Today, an official from Washington D.C. flew in to Oklahoma to present a special thank you to the Muslim congregation.
He read a message from President Barack Obama, extending warm greetings from the American people during the Muslim holiday.
“Your service is a powerful example of the powerful roots of the Abrahamic faiths and how our communities can come together with shared peace with dignity and a sense of justice,” President Barack Obama said.
The Imam, the leader of the prayer service, stated during his sermon that the Muslim faith has been called a “cancer that needs to be cut off from the American society.”
Now, with the recent praise, Oklahoma Muslims have been reassured that they are a part of the American society.
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The mosque was being praised for community work after a tornado touched down in the area in 2013. The optics of heaping such praise on a mosque that should be investigated concerning more recent events, can not be lost even on a clueless administration.