Islam in america when the first muslims came to the land that would become the united states is unclear many historians claim that the earliest muslims came from the senegambian region of africa. The growth of the muslim population also is helped by the fact that muslims have the youngest median age (24 in 2015) of all major religious groups, more than seven years younger than the median age of non-muslims (32. The united states has a long history of discrimination and prejudice that has led to a lot of struggles and negativity for a lot of groups currently, our nation holds discriminatory attitudes and practices towards many minority communities. Consequently, the arab population of palestine swelled by the influx of arab immigrants from egypt, syria, lebanon, and other arab countries until 1947 (the trend of arab migration into israel to find a job continues to the present day.
For 1000 years following the entry of the arab muslims into india, a basic pattern of development emerged muslims would come into north-western india and expand to the south and east eventually, india's environment would slow them down, as islamic and indian civilizations would leave their marks on each other. 641: islam spreads into egypt the catholic archbishop invites muslims to help free egypt from roman oppressors the catholic archbishop invites muslims to help free egypt from roman oppressors 641: under the leadership of abd-al-rahman, muslims conquer southern areas of azerbaijan, daghestan, georgia, and armenia. It is undeniable that the muslim/arab empire spread by military force all over the middle east but this did not automatically translate into the spread of islam as a religion ira m lapidus, in his a history of islamic societies writes.
In addition, there are the black muslims who belong to the nation of islam, led by louis farrakhan although a majority of arabs are muslims, not all muslims are arabs two-thirds of all muslims live in 10 countries. India will retain a hindu majority but also will have the largest muslim population of any country in the world, surpassing indonesia (28 billion, or 30% of the population) and christians (29 billion, or 31%), possibly for the first time in history 2 the projected growth of muslims and christians would be driven largely by the. One of the most dramatic and sudden movements of any people in history is the expansion, by conquest, of the arabs in the 7th century (only the example of the mongols in the 13th century can match it) the desert tribesmen of arabia form the bulk of the muslim armies their natural ferocity and love.
The status of the arabs before islam is considered to be one of ignorance of god, or jahiliyya, and islamic sources insist that islam brought about a complete break from arab concepts of god and a radical transformation in arab belief about god. The american muslim association of north america, based in north miami, says heavily hispanic south florida in particular is home to a rising number of latino muslims. Muslim historians and scholars describe the history of the qur’an and the efforts of muslims since the early days of islam to preserve the qur’an in its original form during the prophet muhammad’s life, scores of people memorized, recited, and wrote down the qur’an. Muslims made two separate sweeps into europe, the first of which created an important cultural fusion, vital to european and even american history later on, and the second of which created a durable pocket of muslims still active today. Islam in europe this article needs when the former empire was transformed into the nation of turkey  data from the 2000s for the rates of growth of islam in europe showed that the growing number of muslims was due primarily to immigration and higher birth rates.
The existence and report of the commission are evidence of the growth of the muslim population in britain, its self-assertiveness, and a rise in extremism to attend a course on the history. Projected compound annual growth rates for muslims between five-year periods muslim population growth compared with overall growth in each region, 2010 to 2050 total fertility rates of muslims, by country. The rapid growth of the muslim population of england and wales is revealed in unprecedented depth by the new ons figures areas around the country where muslims make up a significant number of. The early rise of islam (632-700) the muslim community spread through the middle east through conquest, and the resulting growth of the muslim state provided the ground in which the recently.
But many muslims in the east are now persian, and persian sophistication is beginning to divert muslim culture from its simple arab origins abbasid forces reach and capture damascus in 750 abul abbas is proclaimed the first caliph of a new line. Thus, the pc people and the muslims ignore 450 years of prior muslim aggression and approach the crusades as being christian or western aggression against islam, beginning out of the blue, without any prior history. At the same time, muslim expansion into christian territories and christian imperialism in muslims lands have fostered fear and ill-will on both sides repercussions from the crusades continue to resound in the contemporary rhetoric employed by defenders of both faiths.
Yet, the dissemination of islam in africa by first arabs and then african muslims, and the role that islam and muslims have played in the development of africa, are essential to a balanced and accurate understanding of african history. Instead, indonesia is a secular democratic country with strong islamic influences since the early political debates on the topic of the ideological foundations of the indonesian nation, certain strict islamic groups (including some political parties) have spoken out for favouring the establishment of a muslim country. When muslims move to a country, and multiculturalist recriminations of the greatest nation in the history of the world he is at his most questionable in calling on the government to “end muslim immigration into the united states” presently reading journey into islam by akbar ahmed, a muslim who's considered a leading scholar. No muslim country, from which the migrants come, has any record of industry or innovation and those migrants, willing to work, will be competing with native europeans for labor, unskilled, and semi-skilled jobs.