Rauf and his wife Daisy founded the American Society for the Advancement of Muslims with assistant imam Faiz Khan in 1997. Khan is a radical "truther", a denier of the islamic attack of 9/11, insisting instead that 9/11 must have been an inside job. This man, Faiz Khan, has led services at the Burlington Coat Factory as recently as late 2009.
Now do you want to tell me this project has no radical ties? It is about peaceful bridge-building?