A friend pointed out this poll. It’s an internet poll which means only the opinions of the people who take the time to respond are counted. However, I believe it shows some tendencies. And Muslims have only themselves to blame for the negative feelings about Islam that are evident.
Islam and America Poll Results Do you consider Islam to be a peaceful religion? Yes 12,048 No 162,837 Do you consider Islam to be a tolerant religion? Yes 6,723 No 167,829 Would America be a better country if it were a Muslim country? Yes 1,009 No 173,436 Should America place equal emphasis on the Koran and the Bible? Yes 4,098 No 169,964 Would it be good for America to have more Muslims in elected offices? Yes 4,147 No 169,372 Would you vote for a Muslim for president? Yes 3,653 No 170,143 As a general rule, are women treated better in America than in a Muslim country? Yes 159,745 No 14,181 Is America too dependent on Muslim countries for oil? Yes 167,659 No 6,247 Do Muslim countries do more than America to help the poor? Yes 4,254 No 168,556
You can participate in the poll yourself by going HERE.
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