Zionism enhances Judaism enhances Zionism
Professor Susannah Heschel
Susannah Heschel is the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College; the winner of a National Jewish Book Award; an outspoken feminist; a member of the Hadassah Leadership Fellows Board; and the daughter of the late renowned theologian and civil rights activist Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel z”l.
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