Putting things in perspective
This Venn diagram by Mark Schmidt made the rounds last week as a great illustration of how many people we’re talking about when we discuss Muslims, Muslim-Americans and al-Qaida.
With the Qur’an burning Florida church in the news lately, I thought it would be useful to update it:
Credit to Technipol for the to-scale diagram.
Update: We updated the graph to include a more accurate estimate of the Muslim-American population. See the Pew Forum report, “Mapping the Global Muslim Population” for more information.
Update II: Added credit for the original image.