On: Domestic Islam
Understanding, applying Sharia
Published: Sunday, September 25, 2011
Updated: Wednesday, July 25, 2012 22:07
That intolerance appears to only flow one way. When asked five questions regarding the respondent's treatment of other religions and vice-versa; the impacts those religions have on society and what they have gained from other faiths, the study finds Muslim-Americans are the second most tolerant group behind Mormons.
Rationales for this are more difficult to penetrate.
Perhaps it is their religion; perhaps the cause is more secular. Whatever the reason, instead of fearing and attacking the religion, America would do well to re-evaluate their opinions, and possibly take a page from Mr. Bhuiyan's book.
Joshua Howell is an opinion columnist and blogger for The Battalion.