Islamophobia in the United States

The reality is that many Americans fear what they do not know. Only 38% of Americans claim to know aIslamophobia in the United States Muslim, yet Muslims are viewed the most negatively out of any faith group in the country, including Atheists.[vi] Statistics vary, but the Muslim population in America hovers somewhere between 0.5% and 2%.[vii] This is a staggeringly small percentage, considering the amount of time and energy certain media outlets and conservative groups spend convincing the country that the creep of Islamic Sharia law in America is d….MORE:  georgetownsecuritystudiesreview