Pew Research Center

In Numbers Dwell Certain Repugnant Effects

n numbers dwell certain repugnant effects. Around the globe fierce Islamic agitation in the public sphere is on the rise: 1/29/07 Daily Telegraph UK: 40% of Muslims, ages 16 to 24, want Sharia law; 13% admire al-Qaeda; 36% believe apostates should be executed; 75% believe that women should wear veils. 5/22/07 Reuters: 25% of young American Muslims believe in suicide bombings to fight the West. 7/10/07 Poll of Muslims in Egypt, Morocco, Pakistan and Indonesia indicates that 75% believe in strict application of Sharia law. 7/27/08 Sunday Times UK: 33% of Muslim students support killing for islam; 33% want...

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