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Muslim Americans and Race

Muslim Americans, or Americans who practice Islam as their religion, might fall under any racial or ethnic category. They might be white, Black, or Asian, for example. Since September 11, 2001, there has been an increase in discrimination against Muslim Americans, and it can be hard to sort out the intersections and divergences of race and religion. 

Starting Points


Sampling of Recent Books in Fogler Library

Statistics & Analysis

Chart showing number of victims of anti-Islamic hate crimes in the U.S. in 2016

Infographic: Anti-Muslim Assaults In The U.S. Are Increasing  | Statista You will find more infographics at Statista

Books Related to Military and 9/11

Helpful Websites & Organizations

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