August 29, 2011

Muslim Americans: No Signs of Growth in Alienation or Support for Extremism

Views of Support for Extremism

Ten years after 9/11, U.S. Muslims continue to reject extremism by large margins. Still, 21% of Muslim Americans say there is at least a fair amount of support for extremism among U.S. Muslims. Among the general public, far more (40%) say there is a great deal or fair amount of support for extremism in the Muslim American community.

Views of Support for Extremism