Walter Ruby

Walter Ruby

Walter Ruby, a veteran journalist for Israeli and American Jewish newspapers, served from 2008-2017 as the Muslim-Jewish Program Director for the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, and presently serves as President of JAMAAT (Jews and Muslims and Allies Acting Together), a Washington D.C. area interfaith community.Walter Ruby and Sabeeha Rehman are co-authors of the book We Refuse to be Enemies. How Muslims and Jews Can Make Peace, One Friendship at a Time. (Arcade 2021). 


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  • We Refuse To Be Enemies: The Building of a Muslim-Jewish Alliance in the US and Beyond