As long as we have an administration that is simpatico to Islam, Muslims will grow in power. Some already have influential places in the administration. As you point out, it is not just another religion; it is an ideology with a mission to convert the world to Islam. And they are patient. They have a guidebook to go by, the Quran, which spells it out for them.
For sure, the majority of Muslims are "good" Muslims. We interact with them on a daily basis. The "good" Muslims do not approve of the radical, murderous terror tactics. But with few exceptions, they remain silent. They fear retribution if they speak out. (The Quran dictates that a Muslim may not speak ill of a brother Muslim.) Their fear of retribution says a lot.
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What other "religion" uses terror tactics to get their point across? Where are the Catholic terrorists? Where are the Protestant, Buddhist or Hindu terrorists? Oh wait, there aren't any! Islam is a fast-growing ideology. The rest of us need to wake up.