Mayor Bloomberg is right now at his annual interfaith prayer breakfast at the New York Public Library, an event which achieved more notice than usual when fifteen Muslim clerics and community leaders said they are boycotting the event to protest to protest the New York Police Department’s surveillance of Muslims.
During his weekly radio show, Mayor Bloomberg brushed off the criticism.
“Not all of the those leaders were invited. Some of them just weren’t on the list,” he said. “Look, I hope everybody comes. The PD is doing the best job of any police department in the country. We don’t target any ethnic groups.” Read More