Sunday, October 17, 2010

Recommended Reading

Fox Newsers Bill O'Reilly and Brian Kilmeade took turns proudly displaying their ignorance (again) this week by trotting out variations of the old chestnut that "Not all Muslims are terrorists, but all terrorists are Muslims."  Given that this type of stuff, tried, worn, and easily-disproven, is deployed with increasing ease and regularity despite all facts to the contrary, it's no great shock that polls are finding an increasing number of Americans holding an unfavorable view of Islam and Muslims. Hamza Yusuf Hanson delves into this phenomenon further, offering some of his own insights on the subject, and also some possible solutions to address it.

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