The reality is that gays outnumber Muslims three to one. Unlike Muslims who are more apt to commit a hate crime than to be a victim of one gays in the area really do need a community center. The community center can also house Lamda Legal so that the victims of these hate crimes and gay immigrants from Jim Crow ethnically cleansed homophobic states can get legal services.
Let the arrogance of the ground zero mosque sponsors and supporters be heard in congress.
1) Elimination of foreign funding for tax exempt structures.
2) Denaturalization and deportation for immigrants found to have practiced polygamy.
3) Elimination of foreign subsidized professorships from countries that restrict the free practice of religion.
4) Foreign Students arrested for any reason including at political demonstrations get deported and barred from the USA for five years.
5) Students found to have collaborated with terrorists are barred from student loans, research grants and Federal Employment for life.