Bart Hinkle

Media Watch: ‘There Is No More Molly’

Deadly fatwa turns journalist into a ‘ghost.’

10/05/2010
Associate Editor

If a mosque near Ground Zero is a national story, let alone a Jewish story — as is the proposed burning of a Koran by an obscure Florida pastor; as is the perceived surge in Islamophobia — with each of these stories inspiring endless Jewish statements, columns, and rabbinic sermons from here to Israel, then what are we to make of Molly Norris?

Is she a Jewish story, too?

And when so many in the media have so focused on how “moderate” an imam can be, what are we to make of Imam Anwar Al-Awlaki?

Seattle Weekly cartoonist Molly Norris.
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