Islamic Radicalization in New Jersey

Blake Fleisher
2015 unpublished
This paper is designed to provide an overview of Islamic radicalization in the state of New Jersey. It is part of ICT's Islamic Radicalization Index (IRI) and follows a similar structure to other papers in the index. This report is part of a larger project on Islamic Radicalization in the United States. The paper is divided into four sections: Part one contains qualitative and quantitative information on Muslim demographics in New Jersey. Part two contains an explanation of the types of Muslim
more » ... he types of Muslim institutions in New Jersey as well as a summary of each of the 98 mosques. Part three examines the radicalization process, outlines terrorist activity in the state and provides descriptions of homegrown extremists. Part four presents the paper's main findings. 2