The taxi workers alliance said Sharif, 43, a practicing Muslim originally from Bangladesh, was slashed across the neck, face, shoulder and hand in the attack.
The 11-member mayor appointed panel has vehemently defended the mosque as an example of religious freedom. Manhattan resident Linda Rivera sat in the audience holding a sign that read “Don’t glorify murders of 3,000—no 9/11 victory mosque.”
Is it a metaphor for the music industry turning Black Music into something seemingly cute and cuddly but actually much more perverted and dangerous? Or is it just a random moment in the weirdest and most eclectic city on the planet? Watch the video and you decide.