British citizens now associate Muslims with terrorism more than any other concept, researchers found. The public also associates the terms “extremist” and “misogynist” with the Muslim community.
Poll in last tweet shows that terrorists & extremists have won the battle in being seen as the group most representative of Muslims in UK
— Ghanem Nuseibeh ن (@gnuseibeh) June 16, 2015
RT The YouGov poll indicated a sharp decline in sympathy for Muslim illegal aliens/refugees fleeing conflict in the Middle East. The survey of 6,640 people asked what three words and phrases they most associate with the term “Muslim.” Some 12 percent of those polled said terror, terrorist or terrorism – the most frequently occurring phrase.
The next most popular terms were faith (11 percent), mosque (9 percent), Koran (8 percent) and religious (8 percent). “Extremist” and “misogynist” were also frequently occurring terms that 5 percent of people associated with “Muslim.”