A reader writes:
As a Jew I find myself stunned at the ADL's stance on the mosque. Are we really so comfy as to decide we can dictate to others what methods and places of worship are acceptable? "You can't put your mosque (temple) here, it has to be in a certain zone apart from others" ... doesn't that sound sound eerily familiar?
Believe me, I make such comparisons very, very rarely. But I urge my mishpocheh to tread lightly here, and to remember history. When certain religious/ethnic groups start becoming demonized and segregated, we do not generally come out so well in the end.
"An American Jew who lost much of my family in the Holocaust" writes:
First they came for the Muslims, but I didn't speak up because I was not a Muslim...