…The ‘Summit on Countering Violent Extremism’ is a promising step in addressing the problem of extremism and
domestic terrorism in America,” said ISNA President Azhar Azeez
. “While violent Muslim extremism is a serious concern, the summit should not just focus on it to the exclusion of other threats. According to a study just published by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) entitled, Age of the Wolf: A Study of the Rise of Lone Wolf and Leaderless Resistance Terrorism
, the vast majority of domestic terrorism and extremism comes from lone wolf terrorists who are not Muslim and identify with the radical right. Muslim extremists make up only a very small percentage.” more: .isna.