Rep. Peter King’s first round of hearings on the radicalization of the Muslim-American community in March drew national coverage, passionate protests — even tears, when the first Muslim member of Congress testified.
Round 2 begins Wednesday when King holds a hearing focused on the radicalization that, he says, occurs in U.S. prisons. The New York Republican is pulling together law enforcement experts who have been inside the prison system and say it’s a hotbed of radical conversion.
All signs so far point to more fireworks.
Members of several New York organizations that protested the first hearings were back Tuesday, saying the hearings play on stereotypes of both Muslims and prisoners. A coalition of civil rights, religious and interfaith groups met on New York’s Long Island.Continue Reading on www.foxnews.com