Watch: How do people react to a Jew and Muslim walking together?

Jewish-Muslim relations are often fraught, with the two communities largely falling on opposite sides of support for the Arab-Israeli conflict, and with some Muslim communities harboring worrying levels of anti-Semitic sentiment.

But an Arab YouTube duo from New York decided to put that perception to the test with an unusual social experiment. Dressed as a religious Jew and Muslim respectively, the two walked together through three different neighborhoods to gauge reactions: a predominantly Jewish area, a predominantly Arab/Muslim neighborhood, and a "diverse" neighborhood.

The results are telling.


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