An argument between the ADL and the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) reflects what could be an alarming turning point in Jewish-Muslim relations in America.
While we still have a way to go combating antisemitism, Jewish life is able to flourish in countries across the Islamic world.
A source close to the drafters said that the government’s antisemitism monitor, a position created in 2004, was a model for the proposal.
Shaheen Chishti sees a huge gap in the information available to Muslims about the Holocaust and what happened to the Jewish communities of Europe during the Second World War.
CFCM president called his worshipers to recognize the significance of Al-Aqsa Mosque & Jerusalem in the Muslim religion only a few months after standing against politics in places of worship.
“We’ve got lots of plans,” Cherry Street Village project manager Koloud “Kay” Tarapolsi said. “The only thing holding us back is our imaginations.”
As part of its 16th Plenary Assembly, the World Jewish Congress (WJC) partnered with the Muslim World League (MWL) for a joint Muslim and Jewish celebration of Ramadan.
The laws requiring animals to be stunned before they are slaughtered strike "a fair balance between animal welfare" and religious freedom.
Buric explained the creation of the position saying "Freedom from discrimination, including on grounds of religion or belief," is at the core of the Council of Europe’s mission.
"Antisemitism is not just a danger to Jews and Jewish communities. It is a threat to every decent society and therefore to people of all backgrounds: Muslim, Christian and beyond."