What should happen to Debbie Schlussel for calling the 1st Islamic Miss USA "Miss Hezbollah USA"?

Conservative Debbie Schlussel accused Miss USA, Rima Fakih of being a radical Muslim financed by "Islamic terrorists." Is this an example of racism, prejudice against Islam, or both? It could be a great thing to have a Muslim Miss USA, because it encourages moderate Muslims to be more visible and... show more Conservative Debbie Schlussel accused Miss USA, Rima Fakih of being a radical Muslim financed by "Islamic terrorists." Is this an example of racism, prejudice against Islam, or both?

It could be a great thing to have a Muslim Miss USA, because it encourages moderate Muslims to be more visible and representative of the majority. There will always be wing nuts who can't stand moderates coming together so try to use McCarthyism-like tactics to divide America. What can we do about it?
Update: Is this Christian Fundamentalist night, and they forgot to tell me? Libel: : a written or oral defamatory statement or representation that conveys an unjustly unfavorable impression (1) : a statement or representation published without just cause and tending to expose another to public contempt (2) :... show more Is this Christian Fundamentalist night, and they forgot to tell me?

Libel: : a written or oral defamatory statement or representation that conveys an unjustly unfavorable impression (1) : a statement or representation published without just cause and tending to expose another to public contempt (2) : defamation of a person by written or representational means.

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