Why The White House Doesn't Link Violent Extremists To Islam
While the media has little trouble calling AQAP or ISIS "Islamic extremists," U.S. leaders tread more carefully.By Ben Lawson | January 19, 2015
The media has shown it's perfectly comfortable attaching the words "violence" and "extremism" to Muslims or Islam as a whole.
"An Islamic attack in the heart of Paris," said Fox News's Greg Jarrett.
"Criminals who claim to be fighting in the cause of Islamic extremism," said CBS's Scott Pelley.