Thursday, December 1, 2011

Why Many Evangelical Christians Are More "Un-American" Than US Muslims

Why Many Evangelical Christians Are More "Un-American" Than US Muslims: "A new poll suggests that American Christians (unlike Muslims) are likely to put their faith before their country.

If you have the stomach to listen to enough right-wing talk radio, or troll enough right-wing websites, you inevitably come upon fear-mongering about the Unassimilated Muslim. Essentially, this caricature suggests that Muslims in America are more loyal to their religion than to the United States, that such allegedly traitorous loyalties prove that Muslims refuse to assimilate into our nation and that Muslims are therefore a national security threat.

Earlier this year, a Gallup poll illustrated just how apocryphal this story really is. It found that Muslim Americans are one of the most — if not the single most — loyal religious group to the United States. Now, comes the flip side from the Pew Research Center’s stunning findings about other religious groups in America:....."


MotivatedinOhio said...

This nation has become unrecognizable.  No jobs, No representation in congress (they represent special interest) and 24/7 brainwashing available on TV. Hate is the new Patriotism. No wonder televisions are so cheap.

Underground Politics said...

That and they're made in China on cheap labor.

MotivatedinOhio said...

That too.  But they want the poor, low information voter to get their daily brainwashing.

Underground Politics said...

That is true.