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Monday, September 3, 2012

Anti-Muslim, anti-Arab sentiment still climbing

English: Ethnic composition of American Muslim...
English: Ethnic composition of American Muslims, according to the CAIR (Council on American-Islamic Relations, Washington D.C. The Mosque in_America A National Portrait.pdf) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Anti-Arab and anti-Muslim sentiment has been on a steady rise. A Washington Post-ABC News poll last year revealed nearly half of Americans (49 percent) hold an unfavorable view of Islam. This is a 10 percent increase from October 2002, a year after 9/11 attacks.

The reason for this increase is a well organized Islamophobia network, according to an investigative study by the Center for American Progress, called “Fear, Inc.” The study found a small group of so-called “experts” have undertaken the task of “profoundly misrepresenting Islam and American Muslims in the United States.”
Congressman Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) said, “What looks like generalized unfairness or intolerance is really not that at all. It’s actually fairly well planned, organized and executed.”  The Final Call...

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