Anti-Zionism / Anti-Semitism


Rabbi John Rosove is a distinguished rabbi in Southern California. While I do not have the pleasure of knowing him personally, I am a longtime reader of his blog and I regard him as a senior rabbi from whom I learn, all the time. This week he posted this piece about anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism. It is so well-written, so clear that I know I cannot possibly explain the issues any better, so I’d like to share it with you.


Rabbi Ruth Adar

This past week I heard a young UCLA alumna say on a radio talk-show (KPFK FM) that it is not anti-Semitism when she said that the State of Israel has no right to exist. The program was addressing the run-up to the upcoming decision of the UC Board of Regents related to the debate on […]

via An Open Letter to a UCLA Alumna who confused anti-Zionism and Anti-Semitism — Rabbi John Rosove’s Blog

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Rabbi Ruth Adar is a teaching rabbi based in San Leandro, CA. She has many hats: rabbi, mom, poodle groomer, and ham radio operator K6RAV. She blogs at as the Coffee Shop Rabbi.

One thought on “Anti-Zionism / Anti-Semitism”

  1. Excellent letter. I’ve tweeted it and Facebooked it. Thank you for sharing it.

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