Voltaire — To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Poll finds that 61% of New York residents and 56% of New York City residents oppose the proposed Ground Zero mosque
Only 33% of New York City residents support it. Another poll shows that nearly 70% of all Americans oppose the controversial plan to build the mosque just blocks away from the solemn site in lower Manhattan while just 29% favor the construction. Broken down by party affiliation, 54% of Democrats oppose the plans while 82% of Republicans disapprove. Meanwhile, 70% of independents said they are against the proposal.