August 11, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson Hate Crime-General

UNITED STATES, [US]--We mapped 63 publicly reported incidents from January to July 2017, where mosques were targets of threats, vandalism or arson. On average, that comes down to nine every month and at least two a week. The incidents, tallied in a preliminary list of publicly reported occurrences by the Council on American-Islamic Relations, span 26 states from Florida to Hawaii. During the same time period in 2016, CAIR counted 46 incidents. CNN has compiled¬†a list of all the cities where mosques have been targeted. In some cases, there was more than one incident in a particular city.¬†View More>>