Trump Disputes Comments Regarding Mandatory Database For MuslimsRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump is backtracking after reports that he would support a mandatory database to track Muslims in the United States, saying he wasn't the one who initiated the idea.
Ben Carson: Next President Should Be 'Sworn In On A Stack Of Bibles, Not A Koran'Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says Islam is antithetical to the Constitution, and he doesn't believe that a Muslim should be elected president.
Study: Muslims To Outnumber Christians Worldwide At 2070Shifts in the world’s major religions will see Islam growing faster than any other faith, with the number of Muslims nearly equaling that of Christians by 2050.
Jindal Plans To Double Down On Muslim 'No-Go Zone' NeighborhoodsLouisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal plans to double down on the assertion there are neighborhoods in Western nations where Islamic traditions trump civic laws, a move that appears aimed at standing out in a crowded field of potential Republican candidates for president.
Md. School System Strips Religious Names from CalendarMaryland's largest school district has voted to strip religious labels from next year's school calendar, including Christian holidays such as Easter and Christmas, and the Jewish holidays of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah.
Palestinian President: Israel Leading 'Religious War'The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a "religious war" by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.
Rep. King: US Needs To 'Go All Out With Surveillance' Of MuslimsRep. Peter King, R-N.Y., belives the U.S. needs to forget about political correctness and "go all out with surveillance" of Muslims.
Poll: 72 Percent of U.S. Says Religion Losing Influence on American LifeNearly three-quarters (72 percent) of the American public says religion is influence in the U.S. as a divide between the religiously affiliated and those without religion continue to widen.
Va. Mosque Vandalized, Hate-Crime Probe Sought A Muslim rights group is asking the FBI and local police to investigate whether vandalism at a Manassas mosque was a hate crime.
D.C. Bus Ads Featuring Hitler Call For End To U.S. Aid To Islamic CountriesAn advertisement that will be plastered on the sides of 20 D.C. Metrobuses for the next month feature German dictator Adolf Hitler and call for an end to U.S. aid to Islamic countries.
Poll: 62 Percent Of Palestinian Muslims Say Suicide Bombings Are 'Often' JustifiedAn extensive survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. found that a vast majority of Muslims in communities from the Middle East and Africa are concerned about Islamic extremism in their respective countries of residence. But while many majorities in different countries voices strong opposition to violence carried out in the name of Islam, a reported 62 percent of Palestinian Muslims told Pew that they feel suicide bombings are often - or at least sometimes - justifiable.
ACLU: Some Muslims Blacklisted When Applying for U.S. CitizenshipA government program to screen immigrants for national security concerns has blacklisted some Muslims and put their U.S. citizenship applications on hold for years, civil liberties advocates said Wednesday.