Number of U.S. Muslims to Double

By Cathy Lynn Grossman, USA TODAY Updated 1/27/2011 2:29:00 PM | Muslims will be more than one-quarter of the Earth's population by 2030, according to a study released today by Garrett Hubbard in USA TODAY. By Garrett Hubbard, USA TODAY Umaid Qureshi leading an afternoon prayer for Continue Reading

Shari’a Law in North America

The row concerning Shari’a [Shariah] creeping into North America has filled the blogosphere.  According to NPR by the summer of 2010, anti-Shari’a laws were being introduced in several state legislatures. Louisiana, Arizona and Tennessee have all passed versions of a bill restricting judges from Continue Reading

Shari’a and Violence in American Mosques

How great is the danger of extremist violence in the name of Islam in the United States? Recent congressional hearings into this question by Rep. Peter King (Republican of New York), chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, have generated a firestorm of controversy among his colleagues, the Continue Reading