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Statements

Read our letter to Congress setting forth our advocacy priorities on defending immigration and combating hate crimes.

Read our statement in support of the Protecting Religiously Affiliated Institutions Act

Read our statement on bomb threats targeting Jewish Community Centers across the U.S.

Read our statement on President Trump’s condemnation of hate crimes

Read our statement on the Senate’s hate crimes letter

 

Press Releases

National Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Visits Detroit

Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Launches Dallas Branch

 

In the News

Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Pushes Bill Aimed at Curbing Hate Crimes
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
June 8, 2017

Carol and Mort Siegler Fund Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council
Sarasota Magazine
March 29, 2017

US Muslims and Jews Strengthen Bonds amid Acts of Bigotry
Fox News
March 20, 2017

Beyond Congress, New Group Wants You to Fight Hate Crimes
USA Today
March 10, 2017

Muslim Activists’ Fundraiser For Vandalized Jewish Cemetery Soars Past Initial Goal
Huffington Post
February 23, 2017

Interview with Bob Silverman, Director of AJC’s Muslim-Jewish Relations
WXYZ – ABC Detroit
19 February, 2017

US Muslim-Jewish Council Members Cheer Trump’s Rejection of Hate Crimes
Voice of America
February 8, 2017

How Trump’s Policies and Rhetoric are Forging Alliances between U.S. Jews and Muslims
LA Times
February 5, 2017

Muslim and Jewish Leaders Join Forces to Promote Religious Freedom
WDET-FM Online
February 2, 2017

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council Meets Members of Congress, Discusses Hate Crimes
Yahoo! News
February 1, 2017

New Jewish-Muslim Coalition Urges Action Against Hate Crimes
USA Today
February 1, 2017

Hate Crimes on the Rise
On the Story with Erica Hill
February 1, 2017

Muslim and Jewish Groups Form Coalition to Fight Bigotry
Boston Globe
December 6, 2016

Why Two Top Muslim and Jewish Groups Joined Forces to Fight Bigotry—and Why Some Are Trying to Stop Them
Tablet Magazine
November 21, 2016

New Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Gears Up To Work with Trump Administration
Huffington Post
November 18, 2016

These Muslims And Jews Have Joined Forces to Tackle Bigotry in Trump’s America
Buzzfeed News
November 15, 2016

In the wake of Trump, a Top Jewish and a Top Muslim Organization are Banding Together
Upworthy
November 15, 2016

Henry Schein CEO Co-Chairs New Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council
Newsday
November 15, 2016

A New Council Will Unite Jewish and Muslim-American Groups in a US Alliance after the Election
Quartz
November 15, 2016

Podcasts/Radio

Farooq Kathwari and the Muslim Jewish Advisory Council
AJC Live radio show with Scott Richman
August 7, 2017

Ep. 16 Bob Silverman, Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council
Where Genius Grows
May 1, 2017

New Faith-Based Group Fights Hate
USA Today’s Cup of Politics
March 10, 2017

Detroit Today host Steve Henderson with Robert Silverman and Farhan Latif
WDET-FM NPR Detroit
February 2, 2017

Interview with Bob Silverman
POTUS on Sirius
January 30, 2017

Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Bridges Religious Lines To Fight Discrimination
NPR
December 8, 2016

Videos

Former Senator Joe Lieberman on the Value of Muslim-Jewish Civic Engagement, June 6th, 2017

Farooq Kathwari on the Muslim Jewish Advisory Council

Rabbi Angela Buchdahl on Muslim-Jewish Advocacy

It’s Time to Speak Out and Stand Up: The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council