CAIR's big lie on America's Muslim population

Investors Business Daily gives us yet another invaluable editorial today, deconstructing the lie that America's Muslim population has soared to 8 million. As IBD points out, the Census does not ask about religion, so Muslim population figures are necessarily guesswork. Given the agenda to Islamize America and see us governed by Shari'a, enhanced clout based on enhanced numbers is an obvious goal of CAIR and other Muslim special interest groups.CAIR has sponsored a "study" which IBD exposes as a fraud.To come up with its own figure, it [CAIR]  hired a "respected scholar" by the name of Ihsan Bagby to lead its "study." But Bagby not only lacks independence - he's a CAIR board member - he's not even a trained demographer.Worse, he admits the number he arrived at is a "guesstimation." Here's how he came up with it:1. With help from CAIR researchers, Bagby called the nation's 1,209 mosques and interviewed 416 of them, asking them how...(Read Full Post)

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