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Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Letty Cottin Pogrebin is both a passionate feminist and a passionately observant Jewish woman. Co-founder of Ms. magazine, she has been a strong advocate for women's rights since the 1970s. In 1975, when the United Nations Conference on Women passed a resolution declaring that "Zionism is Racism," Letty challenged the anti-Israeli prejudice and antisemitism in the women's movement, creating a complementary identity as a proud feminist Jewish woman.

Photographer: Nadine Markova; Institution: Letty Cottin Pogrebin

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Letty Cottin Pogrebin." (Viewed on April 24, 2017) <https://jwa.org/media/pogrebin-letty-still-image>.

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