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Poll: Muslim Backlash Is Concern For Solid Majority Of Americans

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The headline on the new Rasmussen poll is this: "60% Want Fort Hood Shooting Investigated as Terrorist Act."

But the more interesting news, buried in the internals, is that a solid majority, or 57%, is very or somewhat concerned that the shooting will trigger a backlash against Muslims in the armed forces.

Read the whole story at The Plum Line

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