There is a widely accepted belief that Muslims and Jews are enemies and will always remain so. However, nothing could be further from the truth.
For the past six years The Foundation for Ethnic Understanding has not only challenged this narrative, but has facilitated a global dialogue between Muslims and Jews that is taking place on all six populated continents.
This Muslim-Jewish dialogue is our annual Weekend of Twinning which encourages joint Muslim and Jewish programming on the grassroots level in every community across the world where Muslims and Jews reside.
Our efforts reveal the actual harmony that exists between these two faiths and peoples and here is a video that we produced with Unity Productions Foundation, which documents this global Muslim Jewish coalition that is vowing to stand up for one another by combating Islamophobia, Anti-Semitism and all forms of hatred.
JOIN OUR MOVEMENT by sharing this message with your networks via social media, email, or word of mouth:
— FFEU (@FFEUny) October 23, 2013
Next month, in cities around the world, these peacemakers will come together and break bread and discuss ways of improving the world as part of the Weekend of Twinning, which officially takes place November 15-17th.
To participate in the Weekend of Twining, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
To view the longer version of this film: vimeo.com/75355955
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