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Islamophobia: Understanding Anti-Muslim Sentiment in the West

Islamophobia affects more than a small fringe group of Muslims. Through various research vehicles andPOLL gallup ISLAMOPHOPIA global polling efforts, Gallup has collected a wealth of data detailing public opinion about various aspects of respect, treatment, and tolerance relative to Muslims worldwide. This brief serves as a snapshot of opinion and thought displayed by people from multiple countries, regions, and communities – findings that chronicle perceptions associated with Islamophobia globally.

Respect and Fair Treatment

Globally, many Muslims report not feeling respected by those in the West. Significant percentages of several Western countries share this sentiment, saying that the West does not respect Muslim societies. Specifically, 52% of Americans and 48% of Canadians say the West does not respect Muslim societies. Smaller percentages of Italian, French, German, and British respondents agree. more gallup.com

Poll Results: Ramadan: What Does it Mean to You?

Ramadan: What Does it Mean to You?download

All the Above (58%, 62 Votes)

A Time for Prayer, Fasting and Good Deeds (20%, 21 Votes)

A Time for Change and Development (12%, 13 Votes)

A Time to Struggle Against the Worldly Desires (8%, 9 Votes)

A Time for Fun, Food and Family Gathering (2%, 2 Votes) Total Voters: 107

This is the perfect answer to people who say they don’t want Muslims on their flight

 The number of Americans who have been killed by Islamic extremists in the UnitedScreen_Shot_2014-08-06_at_7.33.58_AMStates since September 2001 is just 21 — less than two per year — and none of them on airplanes. Statistically speaking, you’re several times more likely to be fatally attacked on an American schoolyard: in just the year and a half since the December 2012 Sandy Hook attack, 28 people have been killed in US school shootings. And meanwhile, right-wing extremists — virtually all of them white — have killed 37 people since 2001.  MORE vox.com/

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Study: Anti-Islam Messages Dominate Media Coverage

By Hamed Aleaziz on Dec 1, 2012 at 2:05 pm Frank Gaffney and Pamela Geller feature prominently in Fear, Inc. Between 2001 and 2008, mainstream media outlets predominantly featured anti-Islam organizations, leading to altered “contours of mainstream discourse.” That’s according to North…

Poll: American Jews Favor Muslims & Mormons

Poll: American Jews Favor Muslims & Mormons Much More Than Conservative Evangelical Christians By Billy Hallowell A new poll indicating that American Jews may have distrust and suspicion for evangelicals is raising eyebrows. The study, conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute,…