The survey, from the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding, shows that though Muslims living in America are facing more violence than ever, they are actually among America’s most model citizens.
What exactly does that mean?
Well, in a land founded on religious freedom, Muslims are among the most religious and patriotic citizens: 42% of Muslims attend services regularly compared to 45% of Protestants….more: mic .
Just days after two Muslims were accused of gunning down 14 people in California, a Reuters/Ipsos poll shows 51 percent of Americans view Muslims living in the United States the same as any other community, while 14.6 percent are generally fearful….
“If terrorism is designed to create a larger gap between Muslims and Westerners, unfortunately they’re succeeding,”… The poll has a credibility interval of 3.4 percentage points for all Americans and about 5.5 percentage points when looking at just Republican or Democratic responses…more: news.yahoo.com
LONDON — Muslims give more money to charity than people of other religions, according to a new British poll.
More than three in 10 Muslims, Catholics and Jews donated money during 2012, ICM Research found. Followers of Islam gave an average of $567 compared to Jewish givers who donated around $412, according to the survey of just over 4,000 people in the U.K…more: nbcnews
Muslim Population in US: New Poll Shows None of Us Have Any Idea According to the new poll, US citizens guessed the Muslim population of the US to be about 15 percent when asked “Out of every 100 people, how many do you think are Muslim?” This would mean that the US has 47.4 million Muslims. The reality is quite different, with current research putting the percentage of Muslims in the United States at about .8 percent of the population, with an estimated 2.6 million Muslims in the US as of 2010. Even higher estimates find that there are between five and eight million Muslims in the entire country. more: idigitaltimes.com
Photo:A Bangladeshi immigrant practices evening prayer in the Times Square subway station.Reuters
What is the best answer for those who insult our Faith? Repel (evil) with that which is good (48%, 104 Votes) Ignore them (25%, 53 Votes) Creating a global law to respect religion (18%, 39 Votes) All the above (6%,…
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released the results of an informal exit poll indicating that more than 85 percent of American Muslim voters picked President Obama in Tuesday’s election….CAIR’s…
All of the Above (55%, 49 Votes) Fasting, Praying and Reciting Qur’aan (25%, 22 Votes) Fasting Only (9%, 8 Votes) Build Character (8%, 7 Votes) More Charity (3%, 3 Votes) Help others (0%, 0 Votes) Total Voters: 89