Muslim leaders

Jewish Leaders Split On Muslim Monitoring

NYPD’s reported surveillance causing rifts in both communities.

01/03/2012
Staff Writer

The boycott of Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s annual interfaith breakfast last week by 15 Muslim leaders who were upset over press reports about city police counterterrorism efforts to infiltrate Muslim neighborhoods and mosques has split leaders in both the Muslim and Jewish communities.

Muslims rally in Foley Square in November to protest ethnic profiling by police. getty images

American Muslim Leaders Visit Concentration Camps

08/17/2010

(JTA) — Eight Muslim American leaders who visited concentration camps and met with Holocaust survivors signed a statement condemning Holocaust denial and anti-Semitism.

The trip earlier this month, intended to teach the participants about the Holocaust, featured visits to Dachau and Auschwitz.

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