The Humble Libertarian

Building a small army to take over the world and... leave everybody alone.


Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Navy nixes plan to use image of Muslim woman for target practice


It's unbelievable that the US military would even consider using images of Muslim women for target practice, let alone actually do it.
Following a letter from one of the nation’s leading Muslim advocacy groups, a Navy spokesperson said that a SEAL training facility in Virginia Beach will not use an image of a woman wearing a hijab and aiming a firearm as target practice. The move was sparked by a letter from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), addressed to Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, following The Virginian-Pilot‘s publication of a photo showing the target, which had not yet been used.
Read the rest here
The Raw Story 

Judy Morris,
Blogger, THL
Articles | Website