Apartheid foe leaves a mixed legacy

COMMENTARY /// Remembering Desmond Tutu


THE ARCHBISHOP’S CHAIR—St. George’s Cathedral is the Anglican cathedral in Cape Town, South Africa.

With the recent passing of former Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the question of whether or not he was a classic anti-Semite has become the subject of much debate in our Jewish community.

To be sure, from what appears below, a good case could easily be made that he took a jaundiced view of Jews and harbored a profound dislike for them as a people. But now and again, he also had some nice ...

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