What Brings Muslims and Jews Together?

The Secret Life Of MuslimsThe Secret Life Of MuslimsSecret Life of Muslims uses humor and empathy to subvert stereotypes and reveal the truth about American Muslims.

It’s easy to highlight the differences between Muslims and Jews, but in fact, there are many cultural similarities. In America, the two faiths share the status of minority, monotheistic religions with both enormous influence and a history of persecution.

So can seeking common ground be a starting point for solving some of the largest problems of our time?

This is the concluding episode of the second season of The Secret Life of Muslims, a video series with a view on modern Islam you’re not getting on cable news.

Alex Clark is a video journalist and filmmaker covering social inequality, the internet and American politics. He's a Senior Producer at GMG and instructs video at Columbia Journalism School.