Why the hostility to a proposed  Muslim cemetery in Dudley? It’s not about the drinking water folks.

This much is clear; the opposition reeks of bigotry.  Would a Christian or Jewish cemetery evoke the same outrage?

I’ve never been to Dudley but a quick profile culled from the 2012 Presidential race shows that it’s fairly split between Democratic and Republican preferences.  Mitt Romney beat Barack Obama by a slim margin.

Dudley 3 of 3 (O)2,466 (R)2,544

Source: Proposal For Muslim Cemetery In Dudley Meets Opposition From Residents

Should Charlie Baker spend down some of his political capital to do the right thing?

In 2014 Baker handily won Dudley over Coakley by a 62% to 33% margin.

 

About Karl Marx

Left wing libertarian conservative.