Media Placements

November 2021

College students not aware of Holocaust (WWJ-AM)

October 2021

Faith leaders, lawmakers join in prayer with members of vandalized Rochester Hills mosque (The Detroit News)

Shalom Hartman Institute and JCRC/AJC to Convene New Leadership Group After Successful Pilot (Detroit Jewish News)

September 2021

Rep. Rashida Tlaib sparks controversy in heated debate over funding for Israel (WDIV-TV)

West Bloomfield congregation hosts interactive family service for High Holy Days (The Oakland Press)

Metro Detroit Jews mark 2nd Rosh Hashana in pandemic (The Detroit News)

 

 

 

 

 

Rosh Hashanah (WWJ-AM – around 2:47)

In a World Falling Apart, Have Some Honey (Nu Detroit)

Guest Column: Am I My Brother’s Keeper? Reflections on Jewish Unity Before the New Year (Detroit Jewish News)

August 2021

Jewish community members react to Nazi salute… (The Oakland Press)

Person removed from Birmingham Board of Education meeting after using Nazi salute (WDIV-TV)

Carl Levin Was a Community Relations Senator (Detroit Jewish News)

June 2021

Three-Day Whirlwind: My Lightening Mission to Israel to Show Solidarity for a Shared Society (Detroit Jewish News)

Bloomfield Hills Rabbi visits Israel with message of shared society (The Oakland Press)

Honoring Two Ladies with a Heart of Gold (My Jewish Detroit)

Fighting Back: How to Combat Misinformation… (Detroit Jewish News)

Antisemitic Hate and Israeli Geopolitical Criticism Are Two Very Different Things (WDET-FM Detroit Today”)

Stand Up To Antisemitism (WDIV-TV, last 30 seconds)

Jewish community holds rally against antisemitism in West Bloomfield, calls for unity (Detroit Free Press)

Jewish community speaks out against antisemitism at W. Bloomfield Twp. rally (The Detroit News)

United Against Antisemitism: Community-Wide Rally Urges Action Against Hatred (Detroit Jewish News)

Jewish groups in metro Detroit to hold protest against antisemitism (Detroit Free Press)

Leaders for Tomorrow Accepting Applications for Second Cohort (Detroit Jewish News)

Stand Up to Antisemitism Rally Set for Sunday, June 6 (Detroit Jewish News)

May 2021

Dearborn police chief apologizes for liking Facebook post supporting Israel (Detroit Free Press)

Let it Rip (FOX 2)

Arab Americans plan to protest Biden’s visit to Dearborn amid tensions over Israeli-Palestinian conflict (Detroit Free Press)

More than 1,000 march in Dearborn as death toll ticks higher in Israeli-Palestinian crisis (Detroit Free Press)

Biden pressed by Tlaib on Gaza as Arab Americans urge intervention (Detroit News)

Members of local Jewish and Arab communities react to Israel Palestinian Conflict (WDIV-TV)

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council working to keep their communities at peace (FOX 2)

Local concerns over Middle East conflict (WXYZ-TV)

April 2021

Support the NO HATE Act (Detroit Jewish News)

March 2021

Helping Our Most Valuable Stakeholders… Our Children (My Jewish Detroit)

Jewish Groups Help Detroit Neighborhood (Detroit Jewish News)

February 2021

JCRC/AJC Names Staffer to Promote Unity, Diversity (Detroit Jewish News)

The Well’s 36 Under 36 – Lauren Herrin (Detroit Jewish News)

January 2021

The Wondering Jew (MyJewishDetroit)

African American & Jewish Coalition-Building Events… (Detroit Jewish News)

December 2020

Mitzvah Day (WXYZ-TV)

Antisemitism is on the rise in Michigan (Detroit Free Press)

Rep. Lawrence Partners with JCRC on Literacy Project (Detroit Jewish News)

Mitzvah Day 2020: A Little Different This Year (Detroit Jewish News)

The Civility Project (MyJewishDetroit)

Mitzvah Day, the 2020 Way (MyJewishDetroit)

November 2020

What our neighbors think of us… (Detroit Jewish News)

JCRC/AJC Provides Election Day Support (Detroit Jewish News)

Letters: Jews must condemn China’s… (The Detroit News)

A Statement from JCRC/AJC and MMCC

The Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) and the Jewish Community Relations Council/ American Jewish Committee of Detroit (JCRC/AJC), who work together to help Muslims and Jews of Detroit value each other’s religions and communities, call for calm and peace in the Holy Land. We are saddened that in this month of Ramadan, holy to Muslims… Read more »

Domestic and International Muslim/Jewish Relations Topic of Annual Lecture Series

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – Jewish Community Relations Council/American Jewish Committee – Detroit (JCRC/AJC), the Michigan Muslim Community Council and Muslim Jewish Advisory Council (MJAC) Detroit will host its 6th Annual “A Shared Future” Lecture Series with Wayne State University Professors Howard Lupovitch and Saeed Khan. This year’s topic is “Exploring Muslim-Jewish Relations Domestically and Internationally.”… Read more »

A Shabbat Message from Rabbi Asher Lopatin

Dear Friends of JCRC/AJC, On this Erev Shabbat, just a week before our Holiday of Freedom, America continues to come to terms with the tragedy of the horrific murders in Atlanta. In this most difficult time, the Jewish Community Relations Council/American Jewish Committee (JCRC/AJC) of Detroit expresses our support for the Asian American and Pacific… Read more »

JCRC/AJC Statement on Iran’s Activities

JCRC/AJC joins organizations throughout the world to condemn Iran and its leaders for continuing to violate international obligations and commitments and, most recently, accelerating its aim to manufacture nuclear weapons by resuming 20 percent uranium enrichment. In a fragrant act of incitement earlier this week, Iran seized a flagged oil tanker belonging to South Korea in… Read more »

JCRC/AJC Statement on the U.S. Capitol Riots

Friends, our country was sullied yesterday by a vicious attack on our land’s most sacred building, putting those we entrusted with our democratic system at risk by a mob incited by our country’s very own leader. This can never be tolerated, even by nonpartisan organizations like our own. We condemn the misuse of leadership. We condemn… Read more »