Small Threat of Terrorism, Yet Rising Negative Attitudes Towards Muslims in US

news_charles-kurzmanIn a report issued this month by the Triangle Institute on Terrorism and Homeland Security, UNC Professor of Sociology Charles Kurzman traces the upward trend of negative feelings towards Muslims in the US despite the small number of Muslim suspects and perpetrators of terrorist acts.  Read the report, “Muslim-American Terrorism in 2013,” here.  An article by Kurzman on the data, published on IslamiCommentary is available here.