Some Muslims question mosque near ground zero

FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2010 photo, pedestrians walk past the 19th century building on Park Place in Manhattan where Muslims plan to build a mosque and cultural center in New York. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano, File)

August 18, 2010 5:44:47 PM PDT
American Muslims who support the proposed mosque and Islamic center near ground zero are facing skeptics within their own faith - those who argue that the project is insensitive to Sept. 11 victims and needlessly provocative at a time when Muslims are pressing for wider acceptance in the U.S.