Pace University student Stanislav Shmulevich is facing "hate crime" charges for putting a copy of the koran into a toilet bowl.
Daubing swastikas on the restroom walls and damaging a menorah at the same university isn't a hate crime.
Neither is displaying a crucifix immersed in urine a hate crime. Or burning the flag.
But muslims and their sensibilities are somehow special......
Can you spell "dhimmitude"?
The good news is that there's a huge groundswell of support for this guy, including lawyers prepared to defend him.
We have to draw a line somewhere and this is as good a place as any. More to follow.
Update: more here: and here: