Rash Tlaid Didn’t Want to Swear-In on Thomas Jefferson’s Quran Because Author of Translation Saw Enemy Muslims


Early U. S. leaders such as Thomas Jefferson understood Islam, having read George Sale’s translation of the Quran, they decided to attack and defeat the Barbary Pirates. Sale in his preface to the book said it was to educate the American people about the evil goals of Islam by jihad, the primary reason Muslim congressperson Rashid Tlaib didn’t want to be sworn into office on Jefferson’s Quran.