A series of comic books featuring superheroes who represent the virtues of Islam has gained a wide readership among young Muslims. The series is the brainchild of a Kuwaiti psychologist who sought to counter the influence of Islamic extremism among young people.
Richard Cimino is the founder and editor of Religion Watch, a newsletter monitoring trends in contemporary religion. Since January 2008, Religion Watch is published by Religioscope Institute. Website: www.religionwatch.com.