October 19, 2011
- The Washington Post
Wash. Post: Mitt Romney takes on Mormon ‘cult’ comments and the religious test for office
It was only a few seconds, but at Tuesday night’s debate, Republican
presidential hopeful (and Mormon) Mitt Romney gave some of his most
extensive religious comments yet
of the 2012 presidential campaign, saying, “That idea that we should
choose people based on their religion is the one that I find to be most
September 21, 2011
- The Huffington Post
Huffington Post: Surveying U.S. and French Muslims
The results of two interesting surveys were released recently: one by the Pew Research Center on U.S. Muslims' lives and attitudes and one by IFOP (the leading French market research and opinion poll institute) on French Muslims and the evolution of their socio-religious attitudes over the past two decades.
September 19, 2011
- Council on Foreign Relations
CFR: Muslims in the United States
Since 9/11, the U.S. war on terror abroad and domestic terror incidents involving U.S. and immigrant Muslims have focused attention on Islam in the United States.
September 16, 2011
- The Wall Street Journal
WSJ: Converts vs. 'Cradle Catholics'
Do converts to the faith make better evangelists than "cradle Catholics"? Pope Benedict XVI seems to think so.
September 03, 2011
- The Arab American News
Arab American News: Survey: U.S. Muslims upbeat despite scrutiny since 9/11
Despite increased public scrutiny since the 9/11
terrorist attacks and well-funded campaigns promoting Islamophobia,
U.S. Muslims express a significantly higher level of satisfaction with
their lives, their local communities, and the country's general
direction than does the public at large, according to a major new survey
released here Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.
September 01, 2011
- Wall Street Journal
WSJ: Video: Are Muslim Americans Extreme?
Pew Research Center senior researcher Greg Smith discusses a new study
that suggests Muslim Americans are more moderate than most people
August 31, 2011
- Los Angeles Times
LA Times: Muslim survey shows contentment in America
A survey of Muslim Americans released Tuesday portrays a community
largely content with its place in American society and optimistic about
the country's direction, despite concerns about anti-Muslim
discrimination in the years since the Sept. 11 attacks.