What's 26% of seven million? (updated)

Investor's Business Daily runs a terrific commentary on Muslim population statistics  for America, which seem to be as exaggerated as the actual size of CAIR. We've been told for years that Islam is the fastest-growing religion in America, and that the size of the Muslim population here has swelled to 6 million to 7 million. A new study pops that myth.The Pew Research Center just concluded an exhaustive scientific study of the size of the U.S. Muslim population. It was able to identify only 2.35 million Muslims - less than half the figure commonly cited by Muslim activists.Pew, a liberal group with certainly no interest in marginalizing Islam, described its study as "perhaps the most rigorous effort to date to scientifically estimate the size of the Muslim American population."Yet it practically apologized for its more accurate reading, being that it came in "significantly below some commonly reported estimates frequently cited by Muslim groups."Recall the...(Read Full Post)

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