The Anti-Defamation League described a plan by evangelical pastors in Kansas to build a replica of the Western Wall as part of an anti-abortion shrine as “an outrageous affront to the Jewish people.”
FORWARD EDITORIAL: The Western Wall is a symbol of Judaism and our tie to Jerusalem. Pro-life activists’ effort to coopt it perverts that narrative.
Anti-abortion activists hope to erect a full-sized model of the Western Wall, framed with crosses, in Wichita. Jews say the replica is offensive and should never be built.