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What is it about nine years?

Tomorrow the country will be observing the nine year anniversary of the September 11th attacks and in the nine years since the attacks occurred, I can’t remember a greater level of intolerance and fear directed towards Muslims.

Why? Is it just the Cordoba House? Is it the economy? Have we just grown so tired of the wars “against Muslims”? It seems as though every time Muslims try to open a Mosque or some sort of Islamic center, there is strong local opposition (see: Midland Beach, Staten Island). Do you this happening as often in the past? Or is it all the media?

What is it about the ninth anniversary?