I'm Not Emeril has a must-read post titled Is Islam Truly a Religion of Peace? Or is it a Piece of Religion? He begins by saying:
We've all heard lately about how Islam is the "Religion of peace", most recently from Virgil Goode's detractors on the left. Let me make this clear, Virgil has yet to condemn anyone of the Islamic faith, much less Mr. Ellison.
As the issue of Muslims and homeland security heats up, this is a well-researched article on the subject that needs to be read.