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Mosque construction in the U.S. up 74 percent in past decade Comments

The number of mosques in the United States has grown by 74 percent in the past 11 years, up from 1,209 in 2001 to a substantial 2,106 in 2011. The statistics was compiled and released by Faith Communities Today, affiliated with the Hartford Seminary's Hartford Institute for Religion Research earlier this year. Continue Reading

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  1. Rob
    2 years ago

    I don't follow you darth, aren't they free to build as many mosques as they wish?

  2. DarthJ
    2 years ago

    And if you protest this Paganism, you are silenced by being called "racist" and reminded of freedom of religion.

  3. Juneau Alaska
    2 years ago

    This article states Vermont has the fewest mosques with just one. That's not true. Alaska has only one too. Actually, I'm not even sure it's finished being built so we may still have zero. Last I knew they had broke ground in 2010 but still needed donations. There are about 3,000 Muslims in Anchorage.

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