Graph of the Day for September 11, 2010

"Arab-Americans and Muslims fear backlash" after the 2001 9/11 attacks in the US; 2,975 killed.  USA Today

"Muslim Leaders Fear Backlash" after London bombing in 2005; 56 killed.  The Guardian

"Three Christian high school girls were beheaded as a Ramadan ‘trophy' by Indonesian militants who conceived the idea after a visit to Philippines jihadists, a court heard yesterday.The Australian, 2006.

"The Muslim Public Affairs Council today sent a letter to the Bush administration and the Obama transition team expressing concern about a potential backlash that could be triggered in the wake of terrorist attacks in Mumbai."  After the attacks in India in 2008; at least 195 killed.  MPAC

"As fears of a backlash are going high among US Muslims, President Barack Obama urged Americans Saturday, November 7, not to jump into conclusions over a deadly attack on a military base in Texas, stressing the diversity of the US army." After Nidal Hasan's Fort Hood shootings in 2009; 13 killed and 30 wounded.  IslamOnline

Data source:  FBI.

Hoven's Index for September 11, 2010

Number of people killed in the 911 attacks:  2,975

Firefighters and paramedics killed at the World Trade Center:  343

Cantor Fitzgerald employees killed there:  658

Number of nations whose citizens were killed there:  115

Bodies found "intact" at WTC:  289

Body parts found at WTC:  19,858

Sources:  CBS News, New York.

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