Jewish-Muslim Rivalries and Alliances in Europe
Armin Langer, Berlin / Germany
In 2013 four friends established the Salaam-Shalom Initiative to combat the image of Jews and Muslims being eternal enemies in Berlin. Today more than 200 activists in four countries spread this message: A workshop about the successes and the challanges of joint activism.
Armin Langer is a BA in Philosophy and a BA in Jewish Theology, and is pursuing his MA studies in the latter. He studied at the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem and at the Abraham Geiger College in Berlin. Langer is since 2013 coordinator of the Jewish-Muslim group “Salaam-Shalom”. He has been working as a freelance author, his first book is Ein Jude in Neukölln.