The Recent Impact of Muslim Religion and Culture on the United States of America


These facts speak for themselves.  It is not necessary to launch into a polemic on the subject.  Arrive at your own conclusions.  It's easy.

April 15, 2013, Boston, MA, Foreign-born Muslims, Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev detonated two bombs packed with ball bearings at the Boston Marathon, killing three people and causing several more to lose limbs. 


June 1 and 25, 2014, Seattle, Washington and West Orange, New Jersey, Ali Muhammad Brown, shot and killed three people. These killings were part of a series of terrorism related killings in the states of Washington and New Jersey.

September 24, 2014, Oklahoma Moore, Oklahoma, Alton Alexander Nolen aka "Jah'Keem Yisrael" attacked two employees at Vaughan Foods, beheading one and stabbing the other before being shot and injured by Vaughan Foods' Chief Operating Officer.

October 23, 2014, New York City, New York, Zale Thompson,injured two New York City Police Department by striking them with a hatchet.  Thompson converted to Islam 2 years before the attack.

December 20, 2014, New York City, New York, Ismaaiyl Brinsley killed two New York City police officers.

May 3, 2015, Texas Garland, Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi, opened fire at a cultural center.  They were motivated by the Charlie Hebdo shooting in France and the 2015 Copenhagen shooting in Denmark earlier in the year. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claimed responsibility for the attack.  

June 2, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts, Usaama Rahim and David Wright,attempted stabbing and planning a terrorist attack.          

June 16, 2015, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez opened fire at two military installations killing 5 soldiers and wounding 2 other individuals.

 November 4, 2015, Merced, California, Faisal Mohammad,  stabbed 4 people.


December 2, 2015, San Bernardino, California, Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik, opened fired killing 14 and wounding 22.

January 7, 2016, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Edward Archer, shot a police officer.  Archer pledged allegiance to the Islamic State.

February 11, 2016, Columbus, Ohio, Mohamed Barry, injured 4 people in an attack with a machete.

June 12, 2016, Orlando, Florida, Omar Mateen, shot and killed 49 and injured 53, the largest mass shooting in U.S. history.

August 20, 2016, Roanoke, Virginia, Wasil Farooqui, stabbed 2 people in a random attack.

September 17, 2016, St. Cloud, Minnesota, Dahir A. Adan, stabbed 10 people.  ISIL claimed responsibility for the attack.

September 17–19, 2016, New Jersey and New York City, Ahmad Khan Rahimi, in bombing attacks injured 31 people and in a shoot out, injured 3 police officers.


November 28, 2016 , Columbus, Ohio, Abdul Razak Ali Artan, in a 

 car ramming attack and mass stabbing injured 11 people.

And lest we forget:

June 5, 1968: Sirhan Sirhan, a Palestinian of Jordanian citizenship, assassinated Democratic presidential nominee, Robert F. Kennedy, in the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, California, because of Kennedy's strong support of Israel.

March 4, 1973: A failed terrorist attack by Palestinian group Black September, with car bombings in New York City while Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir was visiting the city.

June 1, 1973: Yosef Alon, the Israeli Air Force attaché in Washington, D.C., was shot and killed outside his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Palestinian militant group Black September is suspected, though the case remains unsolved.

July 1, 1973: Bethesda, MD, An Israeli diplomat is gunned down in his driveway by Palestinian activist.

March 23, 1997: A Palestinian teacher Ali Hassan Abu Kamal leaves an anti-Jewish suicide note behind and travels to the top of the Empire State building where he shot seven people in a Fedayeen attack.