Spotlight on the News: Inside a new national Muslim-Jewish organization & honoring 3 American icons

Posted at 2:42 PM, Feb 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-18 18:58:49-05

On Sunday, February 19, Spotlight on the News will examine a new national organization of American Muslims and Jews coming together to advocate for issues of common concern. Our guests will be Bob Silverman, the new director of this American Jewish Committee (AJC) group and David Kurzmann, Executive Director of the Detroit area Jewish Community Relations Council/AJC. 

We'll also pay tribute to three outstanding Americans; Delores Bennett, Mike Ilitch & Al Jarreau.

Spotlight on the News, now in its 51st season, is Michigan's longest-running weekly news and public affairs television program.  It airs every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. on WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 in Detroit and 2:30 p.m. on 23.1 WKAR-HD in East Lansing and 6 p.m. on 23.2 WKAR World.