Pat Robertson Accuses Muslims of Being "Worse than the Nazis"

November 12, 2002

Source: American Muslim News Brief

On November 12, 2002 American Muslim News Brief reported that "a popular US televangelist's accusation... drew fire on Tuesday from a leading American-Islamic group which warned the comments could spark violence. In his remarks, Christian preacher and conservative commentator Pat Robertson said Muslims were bent on exterminating Jews... Robertson, whose previous anti-Islam comments have been denounced by Jewish and Muslims groups alike, said those who criticized him... did not understand the situation."