Did the New York City Police Department use "terrible judgment," as Mayor Michael Bloomberg said , when it showed a documentary about Islamist extremists — "The Third Jihad" — to more than 1,400 officers undergoing counterterrorism training?

You might think so if you took your cues from a New York Times editorial calling the documentary a "hate-filled film about Muslims," or from the Council on American-Islamic Relations, which declared that it "defiled our faith and misrepresented everything we stood for."

Dr. Zuhdi Jasser fervently disagrees.

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