Fez - According to a New York Times study released last week, 87% of Moroccans are anti-Semitic. This is an odd revelation to me, as I have lived in Morocco as an “open” Jew for much of the last year and have met with almost no overt or covert discrimination.

Ilona Gerbakher is a student, traveler and writer currently living in Rabat and studying French, Arabic and Darija.