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Why is the United States an Exception?

Reader comment on item: Muslims "Lagging Behind"

Submitted by Jack Berger (United States), Dec 25, 2006 at 21:51

Comment: You say:


With few exceptions – such as Muslims in the United States – the pattern of Muslim backwardness is nearly universal. Accepting this fact would be a first step toward remedying it. (November 29, 2006)


Is it not worth exploring why this is the case?


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