Tancredo: Scrap 9/11 Islamic Crescent

Excerpt:  © 2007 WorldNetDaily.com Two years ago U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo asked the Park Service to revamp a proposed memorial to the heroics of Flight 93 passengers and crew, who died trying to retake their airliner from terrorists on Sept. 11, 2001, because of its use of a crescent, an Islamic symbol. But the crescent remains, and now he's telling officials to scrap the plan and start all over.

"I sincerely hope that you will direct the committee to scrap the crescent design entirely in favor of a new design that will not make the memorial a flashpoint for this kind of controversy and criticism," the Colorado Republican told Mary Bomar, the director of the National Park Service, in a letter this week.

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