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Christians in America Need To Stop Being Such Wussies

Given all the bad press Islam has gotten over the last few years, it might seem surprising at first glance that Islam is still such a vibrant, fast-growing religion. Even setting aside the fact that Muhammad was a bad guy and Allah doesn’t exist, the press about Islam over the last few years has been almost universally negative. If you're not hearing about terrorist attacks, suicide bombers or sanctioned wife beating, you're reading about ISIS taking slaves or Iranian morality police beating women with sticks for showing their ankles.

If all of that is so, then why was Muhammad the most popular name for newborn boys in Britain? How is it that the number of mosques in the United States hasrisen 74% since 2000? How can it possibly be that France is now 10% Muslim?

There's a very simple answer to that question that goes well beyond, "Muslims are immigrating to Western nations." Muslims are perceived as being very devout. In fact, most people have concluded that Muslims really BELIEVE IN SOMETHING.

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