Newest threat to Islam: Lego Star Wars

Washington Times - 23 January 2013 - From Douglas Ernst
Newest threat to Islam: Lego Star Wars

"Star Wars Episode VII" has started production for a summer 2015 release, but the universe is under attack now — with charges of "insensitivity" by the Turkish Cultural Community of Austria.

The Daily Mail reports:

"Lego has been accused of racism by the Turkish community over a Star Wars toy allegedly depicting a mosque.

"The critics claim that the Jabba's Palace model, part of Lego's Star Wars range, offends Muslims as it resembles the Hagia Sophia mosque in Istanbul — one of the world's most renowned mosques." (continue reading...)