After watching what a radical imam said about the woman who organized the Muhammad cartoon event that became a terror target in Texas, one has to ask whether authorities will now go after this Sharia-promoting Islamist for making what was essentially an on-air death threat.
Ever since the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) hosted the contest inviting depictions of the Muslim prophet, the group’s president, Pamela Geller, has reportedly received a number of death threats. Certainly, Geller lit a firestorm of controversy and fiery debate over First Amendment protections and the boundaries of free speech; and on Wednesday’s Hannity show, that firestorm grew even hotter.
Fox News host Sean Hannity invited AFDI’s Geller and radical London-based imam Anjem Choudary onto his program to react to those threats as well as to the event that prompted them — the contest in Garland, Tx., that drew two Islamic terrorists who were shot dead by police before they could kill anyone. The imam argued that Geller is asking for an attack by faithful Muslims who believe in Sharia and its demand that those who insult the Prophet Muhammad be killed.
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“She should be put before Sharia court and tried,” Choudary stated. “And of course she would face capital punishment.”
Geller didn’t sit still for that assertion and passionately defended her position and the right of Americans to engage in free speech without having to deal with the threat of being targeted by Muslim extremists.
You can watch the extraordinary, eye-opening segment from Hannity by clicking on the video above.
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