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Omar Khayyam
Real Muslim leadership, not a terrorist's death, would be something to celebrate
Real Muslim leadership, not a terrorist's death, would be something to celebrate

Good riddance, Osama bin Laden. That's one less terrorist I, as a Muslim American, have to worry about ruining my life. But while people filled the streets in Times Square and Pennsylvania Avenue with joy Sunday night, I'm looking at myself in the mirror, wondering: What's truly changed for me? Indulge me for a moment. Even if bin Laden was the "queen bee" of terrorism, how does his death really improve the physical and mental conditions of the Muslim world? It doesn't undo what he did, that's for sure. Thousands lost their loved ones on Sept. 11, and all devout Muslims lost a bit of their good name. The damage is done — and remains. The fair name...

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