Hate Crimes Against Muslim on the Rise in US


anti-muslim-rhetoric-on-the-rise-in-usJNN 27 Sept 2016 New York : Fifty-five mosques in the US have been targeted so far this year, making 2016 one of the worst years on record for anti-mosque incidents, according to new report by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a Muslim advocacy organization. In 2015, there were 79 recorded incidents, the highest number reported in a single year since experts began tracking the data in 2009, according to CAIR. In 2009, 13 mosques reported incidents. Continue reading